Chris Gehrz, the chair of the History Department at Bethel University in St. Paul and the author of The Pietist Schoolman blog, is doing a lot of good thinking on career paths and destinations for history majors.
His recent post, “Majoring in History, Thriving in Business” tells the story of several Bethel History Department alums who are using their history major in the business world. Here is a taste:
Great stuff, Chris. Thanks for sharing these stories from your former students! Chris gives a nice plug to the work we are doing here at the blog and in Why Study History?: Reflecting on the Importance of the Past. For more on what you can do with a history major, check out our ongoing series on the subject.