Photo by left-hand / Stuart Richards, Flickr.

History

Visit Department SiteGo to the course catalogApply to UFContact an advisor

About the Major

History majors focus on the development of three related skill sets critical to professional success in today’s complex world: writing, critical analysis, and oral communication. The major places emphasis on small classes that focus on extensive reading, contentious debate and interpretative writing, making it an ideal prepatory major for preprofessional students.

Our graduates have gone on to become...

Possible Careers for this Major

Prehealth & Prelaw
Any CLAS major may prepare you for admission to professional schools such as medical school, vet school, law school, etc.

For more possibilities visit the Career Resource Center Web Site

  • Journalist
  • Marketer
  • Museum Conservators & Technicians
  • Personnel Manager
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Researcher
  • Advertising Executive
  • Analyst
  • Archivist
  • Banker
  • College Professors
  • Curators
  • Editor
  • Educator
  • Foreign Service Officer
Cool Courses You Might Take
Choosing a Major

CLAS Navigation

CLAS Portals

Alumni
Faculty/Staff
Parents
Students

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

2014 Turlington Hall
P.O. Box 117300
Gainesville FL 32611
P: 352.392.0780
F: 352.392.3584