So I'm a History Major, Now What?

A degree in History prepares students for career paths in government, politics, law, nonprofit organizations, curatorial and archival management, journalism, education, and business. To learn more visit the Department of History website.


Where Do My People Work?

Common Career Tracks


Where Do I Look for Opportunities?

Job, Internship, and Volunteer Opportunities

Check SJSU Handshake, SJSU's job and internship database exclusively for students.

General Job/Internship Boards



Industry Specific


How Can I Get Involved?

Students Clubs

Professional Organizations


How Can I Increase My Chances of Succeeding?

Job Search Tips

Campus Resources