History at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
UNC Chapel Hill is located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and has a total student population of 30,092. In 2021, 138 history majors received their bachelor's degree from UNC Chapel Hill.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in History section at the bottom of this page.
UNC Chapel Hill History Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in History
- Master’s Degree in History
- Doctorate Degree in History
UNC Chapel Hill History Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the history progam at UNC Chapel Hill compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The history major at UNC Chapel Hill is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for History. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Focused History Master’s Degree Schools||209|
|Most Focused History Schools||347|
History Student Demographics at UNC Chapel Hill
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the history majors at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
UNC Chapel Hill History Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor's in history.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||6|
|Hispanic or Latino||9|
UNC Chapel Hill History Master’s Program
In the history master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 40% of degree recipients. That is 12% better than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a master's in history.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
UNC Chapel Hill also has a doctoral program available in history. In 2021, 11 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within History
If you plan to be a history major, you may want to focus your studies on one of the following concentrations. The completion numbers here include all graduates who receive any type of degree in this field from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Some of these focus areas may not be available for your degree level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
- Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
- Library Science
- Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies
Careers That History Grads May Go Into
A degree in history can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NC, the home state for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
|Occupation||Jobs in NC||Average Salary in NC|
|High School Teachers||25,240||$47,580|
|Museum Technicians and Conservators||210||$40,850|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Marchmain05 under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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