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Graduating with a degree in History

The extract below is from the HEA Student Employability Profile (PDF, 3.01MB).

For an outline of the specific skills and attributes typical of a History graduate see pages 86 and 87 of the profile (PDF, 115kB)

What can I do with a History Degree? 

Options with History suggests some typical career paths, but much of the material in this site will open up further suggestions.


"History graduates are extremely employable as they develop those characteristic many employers seek, and a History degree provides openings to a wide range of careers in business, the church, civil service, diplomatic services, teaching, public administration. "