Top History, General All Programs - 2021

Students studying History, General can be awarded a degree up to a Doctors degree research scholarship. On average, 41% percent of women and 59% percent of men make up the degrees awarded across all college campuses. Out of all the states in the US, California is where degrees in History, General are most popular. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in History, General is $42,000.

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Gender

Total Students
28,825
Total Males
17,111
Total Females
11,714

Degree Type

  • Total Bachelors degree

    22,600

  • Total Masters degree

    3,004

  • Total Associates degree

    2,360

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    791

  • Total Postbaccalaureate certificate

    52

  • Total Award of less than 1 academic year Degree

    18

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See where History, General is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for History, General

The best ranked institutions for History, General majors include United States Naval Academy, Pomona College and Amherst College with 38 students graduating with a degree in History, General at United States Naval Academy. Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for History, General Majors

Majoring in History, General, your experience could lead you towards different careers. History, General majors go on to find jobs including Regulatory Affairs Managers and Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education which are in high demand. Some of the top paying jobs for History, General majors include History Teachers, Postsecondary, Historians and Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education.

Top Paying Careers for History, General

  1. History Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $75,170)
  2. Historians   (Median Wage: $63,680)
  3. Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education   (Median Wage: $61,660)
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