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Careers in History

History majors can choose from an extensive array of potential careers. The training you receive as a history major provides you with excellent skills in writing, research, analysis, and public presentations. Many history majors will opt to become teachers at the elementary, secondary or college level. Others will become librarians, lawyers, journalists, public servants and so forth. The links below are intended to help you think about possible careers once you have completed your UML history major.

As a history major, you could become a ...

High school teacherLegislative assistantPublic Historian
LawyerSalesMuseum curator
LibrarianNational Park rangerArchaeologist
ArchivistCIA analystArt Historian/Appraiser
Political campaign stafferForeign Service OfficerManagement

and many, many, many more ...