University of Chicago History alumni pursue a wide array of careers after graduation. Recent majors (Class of 2013–Class of 2019) include

  • Doctoral students in history at Columbia University, Princeton University, University of Cambridge, and University of Pennsylvania
  • Oral historian and masters student in public history, Loyola University Chicago
  • Curatorial intern at the Museum of Social Justice in Los Angeles
  • Federal government employee
  • Foreign service officer
  • Housing counselor, Great Lakes Credit Union
  • Financial consultant, Novantas
  • Growth marketing analyst, SeatGeek
  • Journalism intern, Injustice Watch
  • Account services representative, NBC Universal
  • Legal intern to the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and JD student at University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • Litigation assistant, Kirkland & Ellis
  • Litigation fellow, Stris & Maher
  • MEd students at Harvard University and the University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program
  • Project coordinator, Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
  • MD student, Harvard Medical School
  • Veterinary medicine student, University of Illinois