History majors and alumni:

  • know where and how to find information quickly
  • can cope effectively with large quantities of data in diverse forms
  • know how to evaluate critically the information provided by sources and experts
  • can integrate ideas and information from a variety of sources
  • can design and execute independent projects
  • can express themselves with clarity, economy, and elegance

After Carleton, our majors pursue a wide variety of career paths. The History Department seeks to assist alumni and majors by offering contact information for fellowships, jobs, and internships.

Other connections we encourage you to explore:

Alumni, please let us know how we might support you as your career progresses, and if you would like to support current majors as a career resource or mentor, or by sending us possible job opportunities in your area.