Published Date

January 1, 2020

Resource Type

AHA Resource, For Departments, For Professional Development, For the Classroom

AHA Topics

Academic Departmental Affairs, Career Paths, Professional Life, Teaching & Learning, The History Major, Undergraduate Education

This resource is part of the AHA’s Department Advocacy Toolkit.

Data on careers for history majors? Enrollment trends and departmental strategies to attract students? Stories of student success? Find all these and more to make the case to students, colleagues, parents about the value of studying history.


What Is the Value of a History Degree?

Department Strategies

Improving Introductory Courses

Rethinking Curriculum

Enrollments and Majors

Other Resources