25 Best Colleges for History Majors 2020

The 25 schools on this list offer the top Bachelor's Degrees in History, based on median salary one year out of college. The top ranked school is Duke University, with a median salary of $51,400 and the second lowest median debt, at $10,534. Yale University students with this major graduate with the lowest median debt on the list, at $9,650. The schools listed have median starting salaries in the $37,100-$51,400 range.

Tuition, median salaries, and median debt were reported by the U.S. Department of Education. View our methodology for more details about these rankings or read more about the top-ranked schools.

2020 Best Colleges Highlights

Learn more about the top five colleges for a in degree. You can also read student reviews of each school by clicking on the stars. Although student reviews were not used as a ranking factor in this list, we provide ratings and reviews so students can consider the experience of alumni in their decision-making process.