What Our Grads Are Doing

Recent graduates from the Department of History may be found in a wide variety of fields:

History majors are:

  • Continuing their studies at the Villanova School of Law; the International Master's Program in Russian Studies at European University, St. Petersburg; and the Public History Master's Program at American University
  • Working as a grant writer and public historian at historic sites and museums around the country. 
  • Teaching history and social studies in public and private secondary schools

Art History Majors are:

  • Working as Assistant Digital Librarian at Villanova's Falvey Library
  • Teaching at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
  • Head of the Art Department at the Community College of Philadelphia
  • Working at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, The Seattle Art Museum, and at the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco
  • Pursuing a law degree at Fordham University

History MAs are:

  • Pursuing a Ph.D. in History with full fellowships at Northwestern University, Arizona State University, the University of Rochester, Rutgers University in New Brunswick and Georgetown University 
  • Teaching history and social studies at high schools across Pennsylvania and the region
  • Holding positions in higher education administration as the Manager of Advancement Services and Records at the University of Dallas

Related Programs

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Each semester the History and Art History faculty teach a wide range of courses in the many interdisciplinary programs in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Some related programs are:

Africana Studies

Arab and Islamic Studies

Gender and Women's Studies

Irish Studies

Latin American Studies

Russian Area Studies

Augustinian Institute

Center for Peace and Justice Education

Honors Program