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Post-Grad Careers & Opportunities in History

Typically when people think of studying history, they assume that the only careers available are teaching, or working in museums or libraries. However, that is simply not the case. There is an endless amount of opportunities for you to pursue, many of which have been mentioned in the “Why Study History?” section of our departmental page. History provides invaluable skills that will allow you to prosper in any career path you choose.

Here you will find links to various articles and sites in reference to numerous job and post-grad opportunities which are available to you.


5 High-Paying Careers... for History Majors?

Careers for History Majors

Job Opportunities - National Council on Public History


Famous History Majors
Why Major in History?
Careers in History
Useful Links for History Majors

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Firing Range - HIST 395

Cadets with Prof. Sinisi at the Francis Marion Firing Range

Posted by Department of History, The Citadel on Wednesday, October 7, 2015


Cadets studying Greek & Roman warfare made shields, swords and spears, then simulated ancient battle techniques in Hampton Park.

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