History Bachelor's Degrees

A bachelorís degree in history will provide you with a broad education of the complex issues that were instrumental in shaping the world we live in today. Programs in this area of study will likely focus on world cultures and conflicts. A bachelorís degree in history will prepare the student for a variety of careers including, education, law, or government.

A bachelorís degree in history is right for you if you are interested in learning about different time periods in global development and how that information can be used to improve multi-cultural relations both in the present and future. Research the education requirements for specific history field careers at our history career center page.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, an individual with a Bachelor's Degree earns on average over 34% more than an individual with an Associate Degree and is likely to earn over 40% more than an individual with some college or an unfinished degree. Those with a degree in history will likely focus on a specialty area that will enhance their earnings potential.