Careers in architectural history

Architectural historians conduct research and evaluation, help manage and preserve historic resources, and provide preservation planning and oversight to help restore and maintain the integrity of architectural treasures and their communities. They study the history of architecture all over the world and are thoughtful interpreters of the built environment as it relates to society.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Historical site manager or curator
  • Heritage consultant
  • Architectural critic

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • American Institute of Architects
  • Historic Charlotte Inc.

SCAD will see you to success

We make it a point to support our students both within the classroom and beyond. As part of that effort, the office of career and alumni success at SCAD offers students and graduates an array of career-building services, including:

  • Résumé development
  • Portfolio building
  • Mock interviews
  • Self-promotion
  • Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities

With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will stay with you to help you kickstart your creative career.

Take the next step

Begin your career in architectural hitory with a B.F.A. or M.F.A. from SCAD, available at our Savannah location.

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