Majors Excel

Compelling Articles

These articles illustrate how humanities majors are excelling in myriad ways. First, we present articles that show how humanities majors find that the studies they’ve enjoyed equip them to successfully pursue their chosen career pathways. Second, we highlight articles demonstrating how humanities majors outperform their peers in areas such as medicine both on objective measures like exams and in more subjective areas like patient care.

Studying Humanities Teaches You How to Get a Job

Pacific Standard | Ilana Gershon & Noah Berlatsky

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How to Turn Your Liberal Arts Major Into a Powerhouse Corporate Career

Forbes | Andy Molinksy

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That 'Useless' Liberal Arts Degree Has Become Tech's Hottest Ticket

Forbes | George Anders

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Great Jobs for English Majors

U.S. News | Rebecca Koenig

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A Top Medical School Revamps Requirements to Lure English Majors

NPR | Julie Rovner

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Medical School Hopefuls Grapple with Overhauled Entrance Exam

NPR | April Dembosky

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To Be a Good Doctor, Study the Humanities

Pacific Standard | Angira Patel

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