A Houghton degree in history or political science can open doors to a variety of careers. In a recent survey of graduates, 100 percent of those responding reported being employed in their field or attending graduate school within one year of graduation.

What they’re doing

  • Archivist
  • College professor
  • Diplomat
  • Documentary producer
  • Editor
  • Elementary teacher
  • Government position
  • High school teacher
  • Historical preservation
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Minister
  • Museum management
  • Physician
  • Politician

Grad Schools Attended

  • American University
  • Boston University
  • City University of New York
  • College of William and Mary
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • Drew University
  • Harvard Law School
  • Indiana University
  • Penn State
  • Princeton Theological Seminary
  • Regent University
  • San Francisco State University
  • SUNY Cortland
  • University of Albany
  • University of Buffalo
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Maine
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Rochester
  • University of Texas
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Villanova University

100 percent of history and political science majors responding to a recent survey reported being employed or in graduate school.