Resources & Information

History Department Resources

  1. Requirements & Sequence for Dual Major in Adolescence Education: Social Studies & History (SST/HIS) - latest version (Aug. 2018).
  2. Various registration forms from SUNY Cortland
  3. Catalog of Books in History Department (available for students to check out)

Resources for History Careers & Options

  1. Why Study History? From SUNY Cortland's History Department, this 2-page guide will give you the answer, plus list skills you will hone and additional resources about careers/future options. 
  2. Constance Schulz, Page Putnam Miller, Aaron Marrs, and Kevin Allen, "Careers for Students of History"
  3. Paul B. Sturtevant, "History is Not a Useless Major: Fighting Myths with Data"
  4. Federal government jobs
  5. Museum Jobs - Museum and Cultural Resource Center & MuseumJobs.com & American Alliance of Museums
  6. American Association for State & Local History - AASLH Career Center
  7. National Park Service - Work for Us (U.S. National Park Service) & Internships and Fellowships National Park Service
  8. Public history jobs for undergraduate and graduate students - National Council on Public History
  9. Teacher Certification in New York State from Start to Finish
  10. SUNY Cortland’s Career Services