Career Center

History

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with History degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

  • Archivist
  • Archaeologist
  • Banker
  • Biographer
  • Claims Adjuster
  • Conservator
  • Crime and Intelligence Analyst
  • Cryptanalyst
  • Cultural Resources Specialist
  • Customs Import Specialist
  • Dramatic Arts Historian
  • Editor
  • Employer Relations Representative
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Field Representative
  • Financial Analyst
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Genealogist
  • Group Counselor
  • Historian
  • Historic Preservation Officer
  • Historic-Site Administrator
  • Hotel and Motel Manager
  • Insurance Sales Agent
  • Judge
  • Lawyer
  • Legislator
  • Legislative Assistant
  • Librarian
  • Lobbyist
  • Management Trainee
  • Marketing Executive
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Meeting and Convention Planner
  • Museum Curator
  • Museum Technician
  • Non-profit Organization Director
  • Paralegal
  • Park Ranger
  • Personnel Specialist
  • Political Scientist
  • Print and Broadcast Journalist
  • Professor
  • Program Director
  • Public Historian
  • Public Relations Representative
  • Research Associate
  • Retail Buyer
  • Retail Store Manager
  • Retail Sales Associate
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Stock Analyst
  • Student Services Administrator
  • Tour Guide
  • Travel Agent
  • Urban Planner
  • Volunteer Services Coordinator
  • Writer

Important:

  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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