What Can I Do with an MHC Major in History?

Students with this major have completed internships and/or jobs at:

  • Smithsonian American History Museum
  • The Capital Groups Companies, Inc.
  • Office of Congress Members
  • Gary Bruder, LLC
  • Macmillan Publishing, USA
  • Project Sentinel
  • Various Universities/Colleges
  • General Electric
  • National Archives & Records Administration
  • National Evaluation Systems
  • Newton Business Programs
  • International Sustainable Development Foundation
  • Simon & Schuster

Great positions for students with this major:

  • Teacher
  • Analyst
  • Legislative Correspondent/Aide
  • Legal Assistant/Lawyer
  • Project Assistant/Manager
  • Program Coordinator/Manager
  • Research Associate
  • Publishing Associate
  • Instructor/Professor
  • Archives Technician/Manager
  • Librarian
  • Historian

Online Resources:

Career Resource Library:

Helpful Advisors:

  • Career Advisors at the CDC are here to help you find jobs and internships, improve your resume and cover letters, and access online and print resources. Contact the CDC for an appointment.
  • Alumnae who studied this major or are working in the industry can provide valuable guidance when considering career options, including internships, jobs, and graduate school. Find alums through LinkedIn and the Alumnae Association's Career Network.
  • Your professors are a wonderful resource for advice on career questions in their field of expertise.