Spring 2021 Guide and COVID-19 information

Resources & Information

History Department Resources

  1. Requirements & Sequence for Dual Major in Adolescence Education: Social Studies & History (SST/HIS) (PDF) - latest version (Aug. 2018)
  2. Various registration forms from SUNY Cortland
  3. Catalog of Books in History Department (available for students to check out) (PDF)
  4. Undergraduate Advisement Registration Form (Fillable PDF)
  5. SST Planner Form (Fillable PDF)
  6. Course Schedule Worksheet (PDF)

Resources for History Careers & Options

  1. Why Study History? (PDF) 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 -  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