What career opportunities are there (besides teaching) for someone with a BA in history?
I am currently a social studies teacher, but would like to change career while still working within the skill set of my degree.
Asked By: Katie My Katie - 7/18/2006
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Careers for History Majors, a short guide to some of the job prospects for anyone wondering what they can do with a BA in the field. Awesome site!...
Answered By: krymarbet - 7/19/2006
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Museums, writing, story advisor for movies or television, tutor.
Answered By: sinm0123 - 7/18/2006
My B.A. in English was really useful before I became a teacher. I sold TVs, VCRs, then futon furniture. (But getting an English degree really wasn't about career opportunities, and I don't regret getting it.)
Answered By: mistersato - 7/18/2006
invest on other field! Go schooling or take units on other field during your off-teaching time. (ito din kasi ang plano ko, bsed -history din ako). think of it!
Answered By: Tsokomonster - 7/18/2006
Just say Barrista. Those geeks with the pocket protectors who took lots of math are pulling in six figures now.
Answered By: Stuart King - 7/18/2006
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