Careers in History

What can you do with a history degree? What can’t you do?

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that historians’ broad training in analytical research and critical thinking helps them succeed in a surprisingly wide range of occupations, including many that don’t come with the title “historian.”

Here are just some of the career paths open to students who major in history:

Example job titles of graduates with a bachelor’s degree in history:

Carroll's history graduates have gone into a variety of careers including positions at: 

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