History

The list that follows are the FIRST JOBS TAKEN and GRADUATE SCHOOLS ATTENDED by History majors immediately after their graduation. The data are collected from Career Services' annual survey of students graduating from the College. This list includes graduation years 2011, 2012, and 2013.

For the most recent data on broken down by major, please visit our Career Plan Survery reports and go to the major specific pages: 2014 | 2015 | 2016

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JOBS TAKEN BY HISTORY MAJORS BY INDUSTRY

Communications
Law/Legal Services
Consulting
ManufacturingTurner Broadcasting Sales, Inc
Elementary/Secondary/Higher EducationNon-Profit/Social Service
Financial Services Other Services
GovernmentRetail/Wholesale
HealthcareTechnology


Communications 

Organization Title
Arnold WorldwideAssistant Account Manager (2011)
Big Picture CommunicationsAssistant Account Planner (2010)
Current TV/Countdown with Keith OlbermannMedia Manager (2011)
Dan Klores CommunicationsExecutive Assistant (2012)
Food52
Managing Editor (2013)
H.O.W. JournalIntern (2011)
Macmillan PublishersMarketing Assistant (2013)
Macquarie GroupAnalyst (2014)
Mother JonesEditorial Intern (2011)
NBCUniversalNA (2012)
New PartnersCommunications Intern (2013)
New York MagazineSales Planner (2010)
OK!TVProducer (2014)
Outcast Agency, TheIntern (2011)
PassengerN/A (2010)
QuartzAtlantic Media Fellow (2014)
Seiden GroupAssociate Strategist (2010)
Saatchi and Saatchi
Assistant Account Executive (2013)
Slate MagazineIntern (2010)
Turner Broadcasting Sales, INC. - CNNAccount Service Representative (2011)
Universal McCannN/A (2010)
Warner Brothers TelevisionSenior Secretary/Intern (2011)
Washington ExaminerReporter (2010)

Consulting

Organization Title
Bain & CompanyAssociate Consultant (2014)
Brunswick GroupIntern (2014)
CEB
Research Analyst (2013)
Censeo Consulting GroupBusiness Analyst (2010)
Compass LexeconAnalyst (2012)
Deloitte ConsultingBusiness Analyst (2010)
Ernst & YoungStaff (2010)
First Manhattan Consulting GroupAnalyst (2014)
IBMConsultant (2014)
Insight GlobalRecruiter (2010)
Latinum NetworkAnalyst (2014)
McKinsey & CompanyBusiness Analyst (2010, 2013)
Melody Barnes Solutions
Executive Assistant (2013)
Monitor Deloitte (Previously Monitor Group)
Case Team Member (2010)
Consultant (2012)
Orion ConsultantsAssociate Consultant (2012)
Penn Schoen Berland
Marketing Research Analyst (2013)
Analyst (2014)
Research Partnership, TheResearch Analyst (2011)
Russell Reynolds Associates
Analyst (2013)
TRAK ServicesN/A (2011)
Viohl and AssociatesAssociate (2012)

Elementary/Secondary/Higher Education

Organization Title
Brandeis UniversityResearch Specialist (2011)
Bryn Mawr CollegeResearch Intern (2011)
Capstone PrepSenior Instructor (2011)
Chungdahm LearningEnglish Teacher (2012)
Columbia UniversityResearch Technician (2010)
Dublin InstituteTeacher (2010)
Education FirstEnglish Teacher (2014)
The Field School
Upper School Teacher (2013)
French Ministry of CultureEnglish Teaching Assistant (2011)
FulbrightEnglish Teaching Assistant (2011)
Girls Prep BronxTeaching Fellow (2010)
Great Oaks Charter SchoolUrban Education Fellow (2014)
JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) ProgrammeAssistant Language Teacher (2010)
LanguageCorpsTeacher (2010)
MATCH Charter SchoolMATCH Corps VII Member (2010)
MATCH Teacher Residency (2010)
MIT Legatum Center for Development and EntrepreneurshipWriting Associate (2010)
New York City Teaching FellowsTeacher (2010)
Person High SchoolMath Teacher (2011)
SAR Academy
Assistant Teacher (2013)
SAR High SchoolStudent Teacher (2010)
Teach for AmericaBilingual Elementary School Teacher (2010)
Early Childhood Education Teacher (2010)
Elementary School Teacher (2010)
Secondary English Teacher (2014)
Teacher (2010 (2), 2011 (3), 2012 (2), 2014)
University of CaliforniaResearch Assistant (2014)
University of New MexicoResearch Assistant (2010)
University of PennsylvaniaAssistant Director, Student Advancement (2010)
Research Assistant (2010, 2014)
University of Penn Museum of Archaeology and AnthropologyAssistant Supervisor for the DRA (2010)
Urban Teacher CenterResident Teacher (2011)

Financial Services

Organization Title
AMR Capital Trading CorpTrader (2010)
Arbor Advisors, LLCFinancial Analyst (2011)
Alliance BernsteinAssociate (2014)
AXAFinancial Advisor (2014)
Bank of America Merrill LynchAnalyst (2011 (2), 2012)
Barclays CapitalAnalyst (2011, 2014)
BlackRock
Analyst (2013, 2014)
Blackstone GroupAnalyst (2014)
Bloomberg LPAnalytics (2014 (2))
Capital Group Companies, TheAssociate (2011)
Capital OneBusiness Analyst (2011)
Centerview PartnersAnalyst (2012)
Chrysler Group LLCFinancial Analyst (2014)
Citi
Analyst (2013 (2))
CitigroupAnalyst (2010 (2))
Credit SuisseAnalyst (2013 (2))
Deutsche BankAnalyst (2010, 2013)
Garrison Investment GroupAnalyst (2014)
GCA Savvian
Analyst (2013)
Gleacher & CompanyAnalyst (2011, 2013)
Goldman SachsAnalyst (2010, 2011, 2013)
Equity Research Financial Analyst (2011)
Greenhill & Co.Analyst (2012)
Houlihan LokeyAnalyst (2011)
Houlihan Lokey Howard & ZukinFirst Year Analyst (2014)
HSBCGlobal Research Analyst (focusing on Latin America) (2012)
Hueter & AssociatesFinance Consultant (2010)

Futures Analyst (2013)
JPMorganAnalyst (2011)
J.P. Morgan ChasePrivate Banking Analyst (2013)
L2 Capital PartnersAnalyst (2011)
Lazard Freres & Co.Analyst (2010)
Lincoln Financial Group
Marketing Associate (2013)
Lloyds Banking GroupAnalyst (2014)
Lord, Abbett & Co.Analyst (2010)
MacquarieAnalyst (2011)
Millennium Management
Research Analyst (2013)
New York Life Insurance Co.Associate (2012)
NomuraAnalyst (2012)
Global Markets Analyst (2014)
Putnam InvestmentsInvestment Associate (2011)
UBSAnalyst (2010)
Graduate Training Program (2014)

Government

Organization Title
Andrew Cuomo 2014Finance Assistant (2014)
Defense Intelligence AgencyStaff Officer (2011)
Government of SingaporeN/A (2011)
Joe Kennedy for CongressIntern (2012)
Manhattan District Attorney's OfficeTrial Preparation Assistant (Paralegal) (2010)
New York County District AttorneyTrial Preparation Assistant (2010)
Senate Democratic Campaign CommitteeIntern (2014)
U.S. Air ForceRegistered Nurse (2012)
U.S. Attorney's OfficeDocument Analyst (2014)
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of MassachusettsParalegal (2012)
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New YorkParalegal (2011)
U.S. Department of JusticeParalegal (2012)
Data Analyst (2012)
U.S. Department of StateProgram Assistant (2010)
U.S. House of RepresentativesNA (2011)
U.S. SenateLegislative Correspondent (2011)
U.S. Marine CorpsNA (2011)

Healthcare

Organization Title
Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaStudy Coordinator (2010)
Research Assistant (2012)
Children's National Medical Center
Clinical Research Coordinator (2013)
EMTEmergency Medical Technician (2011)
Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Research Assistant (2013)
Mount Sinai School of MedicineResearch Assistant (2010)
Sheppard PrattEducational Assistant (2012)

Law/Legal Services

Organization Title
Axiom LegalAttorney Development Analyst (2010)
Bragar Eagel & Squire, PCParalegal (2014)
Clayman & Rosenberg LLP
Paralegal (2013)
Cozen O'ConnorResearch Professional (2012)
Davis Polk & WardwellLegal Assistant (2011)
Litigation Legal Assistant (2012)
Ernst & YoungLegal Assistant (2014)
Goodwin Procter LLPCase Assistant (2012)
Greenberg TraurigReal Estate Clerk (2013)
Heller Group, LLC
Intern (2013)
Hogan LovellsConflicts Analyst Assistant (2013)
Jenner & BlockProject Assistant (2010)
JusticeCorps
Graduate Fellow (2013)
King & SpaldingProject Assistant (2012)
Kobre & KimLegal Analyst (2010)
Lankler, Siffert & Wohl LLPLegal Assistant (2014)
Law Offices of Eric J. Grannis
Legal Assistant (2013)
Law Offices of Ronald LitzLegal Assistant (2010)
Levy and Halperin, LLPParalegal (2012)
Morelli Ratner PCParalegal (2011)
New York Legal Assistance GroupIntake Specialist/Paralegal (2014)
Paduano & Weintraub LLCParalegal (2011)
Paul, Weiss, LLPParalegal (2010, 2014)
Paul, Weiss, Rifkin, Wharton and Garrison LLPLitigation Paralegal (2011)
Ropes and Gray LLPInvestment Management Paralegal (2012)
Siskind SusserParalegal (2010)
Sparagna & SparagnaN/A (2010)
Sullivan & Cromwell, LLPLegal Assistant (2011)
Legal Secretary (2010)
Wiggin and Dana LLPParalegal (2011)

Manufacturing

Organization Title
Bayer Material ScienceSustainability Initiatives Consultant (2010)
Crown Imports LLCRegulatory Assistant (2011)
L'Oreal USAManagement Trainee (2010)
Gap Inc.
Retail Management Program (2013)

Non-Profit/Social Service

Organization Title
Alliance for a Healthier Generation
Executive Assistant (2013)
Asia Injury Prevention Foundation
Development Coordinator (2013)
Aspen Institute, TheN/A (2010)
Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)Special Projects Associate (2010)
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Development Assistant (2013)
Chemical Heritage FoundationSpecial Assistant (2011)
Community Health CharitiesCommunications and Community Relations Coordinator (2011)
Disability Rights Network of PALegal Assistant (2010)
Environment AmericaN/A (2010)
International Rescue CommitteeFellowship- Stipend (2010)
New Jersey District 18 Democratic Team
Field Director (2013)
OTZMAN/A (2011)
Philly FellowsFellow (2011)
Events Coordinator (2013)
Shining Hope for CommunitiesNA (2014)
St. Bernard ProjectN/A (2010)

Other Services

Organization Title
Ampush MediaMedia Analyst (2014)
Crothall Services GroupSales Intern (2010)
Curtain Call IncDirector and Program Coordinator (2014)
Cushman & WakefieldNA (2014)
Lantana Development CompanyAnalyst (2011)
Leitner Group, TheN/A (2011)
Metropolitan Museum of ArtAssistant for Prospect Research (2012)
National Basketball AssociationAssociate (2010)
New Jersey Nets BasketballAccount Manager (2010)
Madison Beach ClubRacing Coach (2011)

Retail/Wholesale

Organization Title
Bloomingdale'sAssistant Buyer (2010)
Junior Email Marketing Analyst (2013)
Macy's Inc.Executive Development Program (2013)
PepsiCo
Marketing Analyst (2013)

Technology

Organization Title
AppNexus
Research Analyst (2013)
CPX InteractiveJunior Account Manager (2012)
Digital DomainTemp Receptionist (2014)
DropboxDropbox Rotational Program Associate (2014)
Epic SystemsProject Manager/Implementation Consultant (2011)
Hewlett PackardInside Sales Representative (2014)
Open Systems TechnologiesRecruiter (2011)
OrderAhead
NA (2013)
SofterwareTech Support (2010)
SuperfishNew Business Analyst (2010)

GRADUATE PROGRAMS ATTENDED BY HISTORY MAJORS

Field Institution
Accounting and FinanceLondon School of Economics (2010)
African StudiesOxford University (2010)
BiologyColorado State University (2011)
Comparative PoliticsLondon School of Economics (2010)
CriminologyUniversity of Pennsylvania (2011)
DentistryUniversity of California, Los Angeles (2010)
Economic and Social HistoryCambridge University (2011)
EconomicsUniversity of Minnesota (2010)
EducationUniversity of Maryland (2012)
University of Pennsylvania (2012)
Harvard University (2011)
Education, ElementaryArizona State University (2011)
EpidemiologyColumbia University (2011)
FinanceBoston College (2010)
GemologyGemological Institute of America (2010)
GovernmentHarvard University (2010)
HistoryGeorgetown University (2010)
HumanitiesBrown University (2012)
Harvard University (2012)
Indiana University (2012)
Princeton University (2012)
University of California - Los Angeles (2012)
University of Cambridge (2012)
University of Pennsylvania (2012)
University of Toronto (2012)
Yale University (2012)
JournalismColumbia University (2011 (2), 2012)
LawBenjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (2010)
Boston University (2010)
Columbia University (2010 (5), 2011)
Georgetown University (2010, 2012)
Harvard University (2010, 2011, 2012)
Indiana University (2010, 2011)
New York University (2010, 2011, 2012)
Stanford University (2012)
University of California (2012)
University of Chicago (2011)
University of Pennsylvania (2011)
Vanderbilt University (2010, 2012)
Washington and Lee University (2012)
Washington University (2012)

Medicine
Emory University (2012)
University of California - Los Angeles (2012)
University of Maryland (2010)
University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2010)
Music CompositionSan Francisco Conservatory of Music (2010)
Peace StudiesTrinity College Dublin (2010)
Pre-MedUniversity of Southern California (2010)
Special EducationNYC Teaching Fellows (2010)
Visual Arts AdministrationNew York University (2010)