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Undergraduate Programs: Humanities - History



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Secondary Teacher Certification Option

This degree program is offered in Victoria, Sugar Land, Cinco Ranch and Online. Secondary Teacher Certification is offered in Victoria and Katy.

A Bachelor of Arts degree in Humanities-History provides you with a liberal arts education that can be valuable in career fields such as law, public administration, public service and education. By studying history, you learn key skills such as writing, critical analysis, research and interdisciplinary thinking, which are needed for a variety of careers. Some possibilities with an undergraduate degree include:

 

  • Research historian
  • Policy analyst
  • Policy adviser
  • Writer
  • Editor
  • Journalist
  • High school teacher
  • Museum guide
  • Tour guide
  • Archivist

 

The UHV program can also prepare you for graduate work, which can open up numerous opportunities. For example, graduate work in these areas could lead to careers such as:

 

  • History – junior college or university professor, applied researcher
  • Library Science – archivist, librarian, information manager
  • Law – lawyer, paralegal, policymaker, legislative staff member
  • Business – industry analyst, marketing researcher, trend analyst

 

Please contact ArtsSciences@uhv.edu for more information.