What Can You Do With a History Degree?

We know that a lot of students may be interested in becoming a History major or minor, but they (or their parents) are worried about the kinds of careers available to people with a History degree. Here we have collected a series of articles from the American Historical Association, the oldest professional organization for historians in the United States and the largest professional organization for historians in the world, that will show you the types of careers open to History majors and minors and provide you with some advice for marketing your skill set to potential employers.

What Can You Do With That History Degree?

Putting Your History Skills to Work

What Employers Want: Thoughts from a History BA in Business

The History Major: Opening Doors to Life in the Global Economy

Talking to Employers about Your History Degree

The Well Rounded History Graduate: Professional, Citizen, Human

Why Study History?

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