Typical occupations open to undergraduate history majors include such diverse fields as:
Historical preservation specialist
Historic site interpreter or supervisor
Consultant and/or researcher for government or private sector corporations
Teacher of history/social studies at the secondary (6-12) level.
Many history majors enter the business world upon graduation and rise to positions of management responsibility. Recent graduates are currently executives in industrial, commercial, insurance and banking corporations. Graduate school or professional school education is another option.