Careers

A history degree gives students the opportunity to pursue a number of careers including reporting, public relations, teaching, political aid and more. For more information on potential careers visit the American Historical Association's jobs & careers page.

Career options

  • Advertising Executive
  • Analyst
  • Archivist
  • Broadcaster
  • Campaign Worker
  • Consultant
  • Congressional Aide
  • Editor
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Foundation Staffer
  • Informational Specialist
  • Intelligence Agent
  • Journalist
  • Legal Assistant
  • Lobbyist
  • Personnel Manager
  • Public Relations
  • Researcher
  • Teacher
  • Professor
  • Educator
  • Advocate
  • Records Management
  • Corporate Historian
  • Contract Historian