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History, a foundation for nearly everything.

To work in the field of history is competitive and will require at least a masters degree. That being said, you can get a broad set of skills with a history degree that will help you in any industry.

What do I do with degree in history?

The study of History will prepare you for almost any career. The good news is it is broad. History applies to nearly everything; almost any career field would benefit from an employee with critical thinking, writing, strong historical context and social insight. Because history is broad, you may have a hard time narrowing down your career and if you want to work directly as a historian you will need at least a masters degree.

Careers for historians include:

Want to find out if this program is for you? Explore potential careers on the web at America's Career InfoNet or the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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