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Education prepares students for careers as competent and effective educators. This group will act as facilitators or coaches, using interactive discussions and "hands-on" approaches to help people learn and apply concepts in many subject areas. Seeing people develop new competencies and gain an appreciation of knowledge and learning can be very rewarding. While the total package of skills may be unique to teaching, the individual skills are applicable to a variety of situations and occupations within and outside the field of education.

Career Opportunities

  • Academic Advisor
  • Athletic Director
  • Childcare Worker
  • Coach
  • Counselor
  • Dean
  • Education Consultant
  • Education Program Director
  • Elementary Teacher
  • Employee Trainer
  • ESL Instructor
  • Librarian
  • Non-profit Director
  • Peace Corps Volunteer
  • Pre-school Teacher
  • Principal
  • Professor
  • Program Coordinator
  • Recreational Director
  • Research Assistant
  • Sales Manager
  • Secondary Teacher
  • Social Worker
  • Superintendent
  • Teacher - Post-secondary
  • Teacher Aide
  • Teacher Assistant
  • Training Instructor
  • Tutor/Mentor
  • Umpire
  • Vocational Teacher

Related Skills

Hiring Institutions

Career Paths of Recent Graduates

Related Websites

College of Education at OU
American Association of Employment in Education
Teaching Jobs in Oklahoma
Teach For America
Nationwide Education Jobs
Teacher Job Search Site
Teacher Certification Degrees