After Sweet Briar

What can you do with a degree in history?

Students of history at Sweet Briar College will be prepared for a wide range of careers that require broad knowledge of the human experience, as well as critical thinking, research and writing skills. These careers include law, journalism, politics and policy, technical writing, nonprofit administration, public relations, library and archival science, education and management consulting.

Recent alumnae have gone on to pursue graduate study in information technology, library and archival sciences, law, education, museum and gallery studies, archaeology, and international relations, as well as history.