Why study History?
An essay written by Peter Stearns, Professor of History and Provost at George Mason University. Prof. Stearns is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Social History, which he founded in 1967. The JSH is one of the most often-cited historical journals in the United States.
How much is a bachelor’s degree in History worth?
A recent report by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce finds that U.S. History majors are the highest earners in the humanities.