History

Arts and Sciences Degree/A.A.

Career Opportunities: About 20,000 people are full-time historians in colleges and universities. Historians also work in archives, libraries, museums, historical societies, historic preservation societies, publishing houses, large corporations, and state and local governments. The federal government employs historians in the National Archives, Smithsonian Institution, and the U.S. Departments of Defense, the Interior and State. Other historians work in politics, journalism, business, and nonprofit management.

Requirements for Graduation

In order to earn an Associate of Arts Degree in Arts and Sciences with a major in History, a student must complete a minimum of 61 credit-hours of required and elective course work.

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