History majors at Clark develop and master critical skills — persuasive writing, interpreting data, and giving compelling presentations, among others — that ensure success in any field. Our graduates have worked in education, libraries, museums, business, medicine, law, social justice, and the military.
Careers and Internships
What can I do with a history degree?
- Public policy creation and development
- Nonprofit management
- Elementary, middle, secondary, and college teaching
- Law enforcement
- Museum/archival management
Where do Clark history majors attend graduate school?
- Boston College Carroll School of Management
- Boston College Law School
- City University of New York (CUNY)
- Columbia University
- Duke University School of Law
- Indiana University, Bloomington
- Tufts University
- University of Chicago
- University of Edinburgh
- University of Iceland – Háskóli Íslands
- University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
- University of Massachusetts, Amherst
- University of Pennsylvania
Career and Internship Opportunities in History
Clark’s Career Connections Center can help you develop a plan for pursuing your career goals. Also check out ClarkCONNECT, which links you with alumni mentors and employers, and Handshake, Clark’s online job search website.
Clark Funding for Undergraduate Internships and Research
Interested in pursuing an internship, research, or creative project, but wondering how you’ll pay the rent? Apply for Clark funding to support your experience during the school year or summer. Visit the Career Connections Center in the Shaich Family Alumni and Student Engagement Center.
Jefferson Academic Center, 3rd floor
950 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610
- 1-508-793-8816 (Fax)