With an overall population of 7,138 and a student population of 9,242, approximately 4,621 of West Point students attend one of West Point's schools that offer history programs.
Of the 1 history schools in West Point, the largest history school, by student population, is United States Military Academy. In 2010, United States Military Academy graduated approximately 41 students from its history program.
In 2010, 54 students graduated with a history degree in West Point.
Many history graduates choose to work as historians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in West Point, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of historians in West Point will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.