Careers

What have our history majors done with their degree?

In a survey of over 350 University of Nevada, Reno history alumni, individuals found jobs in the following fields:

  • 19% in higher education
  • 15% in K-12 education
  • 10% in legal fields
  • 8% in government
  • 8% in small business
  • 7% in corporate
  • 4% in health care
  • 4% in the military
  • 3% in logistics/delivery
  • 3% in non-profit
  • 2% in finance
  • 2% in museum/historical
  • 2% in education (other)
  • 2% in real estate
  • 1% in fields such as construction/development, insurance, restaurants, hotels/casinos, publishing/journalism, religion, retail, self-employed, sports, and utility.