Liberal Arts AA and AS Degrees

Emphasis Area – History

If you are interested in completing a bachelor’s degree in History you should consider taking 12 credit hours from the courses listed below as part of your AA degree in Liberal Arts.

Career Opportunities

  • Historians as Educators in schools, historic sites, and museums.

  • Historians as Researchers in museums, historical organization, history preservation, and think tanks.

  • Historians as Communicators as documentary editors, information managers, archivists, record and information managers.

  • Historians as Advocates in the legal profession, legislative staff work, and foundations.

  • Historians in Business as corporate historians, and as historians in nonprofit associations.

Check out the American Historical Association for more information on history careers.

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