The History Major

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Because history majors are well-equipped to analyze the events, the people, and the institutions of the past with an eye to deepening our understanding of the present, they are prepared to pursue graduate study or careers as, among other things:

  • Archivists
  • Attorneys
  • Journalists
  • Market research analysts
  • Museum curators
  • Teachers or professors
  • Tour guides
  • Writers

Two different emphases are available in the major in history at UNC:

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For further information on these programs, contact the Department Chair.

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