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History Careers and Graduate School Opportunities

We are committed to instilling excellent writing and research skills in you as well as the ability to articulate your thoughts and opinions in front of others. Along with these skills, you will acquire valuable hands-on experience to display what you have learned.

Careers for History and International Studies Majors

  • Attorney
  • Businessperson
  • Diplomatic service employee
  • Economist
  • Educator (college professor, librarian, high school teacher or administrator)
  • Government employee
  • Journalist
  • Missionary or pastor
  • Politician or congressional staff member

Our graduates are employed at places like: 

  • A variety of colleges and universities as professors including Malone University, Gettysburg College and Lee University
  • Faegre Baker Daniels law firm, Indianapolis, IN
  • Peace Corps
  • Several humanitarian organizations including International Justice Mission, Food for the Hungry, World Vision, Samaritan’s Purse, Word Made Flesh, and TEAM

Graduate programs our students have attended:

  • De Paul University Law School
  • Duke University
  • Harvard University
  • Indiana University Library School
  • Michigan State University
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Virginia
  • Washington University, St. Louis
  • Yale University Law School