Having a degree opens up new career opportunities.

What job can you get with a history degree?

Most history graduates go on to become historians, archivists, and archaeologists. History grads also go on to become curators and golf pros. Here is a list of careers where the skills you learn in a history degree will be useful:

What is the job market for history degrees?

Compared to other degrees in the US, the job market for history graduates is average overall. This means that job opportunities have remained steady and that the market is consistent with other sectors across the country.

Employment Status% of History Grads
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