Do you love history or art history but wonder how your studies will prepare you for a career? Students in our majors and minors develop skills and qualities highly valued by employers in a wide range of fields. See "Careers and the History Major" and "Careers and the Art History Major" on the left side of the page for details.
One excellent stepping stone toward a career is an internship - and the Washington, DC region is unique in the wealth of history- and art history-related internship opportunities available. Use the links on the left for more information about earning credit for internship.
Students interested in teaching middle school or high school history should follow the "Teaching History at the Secondary School Level" link, also on the left.