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History: Career Resources

A General Guide for History Research.

Career Information

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A History degree prepares you for careers in a variety of fields. History majors develop skills in critical thinking, communication, and more that employers in all fields value. Learn more about some of these career fields: 

Professional Associations

Professional Associations often provide career information and resources, as well as the latest news, research, and practical information for professionals working in the field. Getting involved early in professional associations can also connect you to potential employers. mentors, and professional opportunities to add to your resume. 

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