What Can I Do With A Major In Elementary Education?

Elementary Education

An Elementary Education major provides experiences with students first through eight grades.

Teachers will be skilled in teaching language arts, social studies, science, math and will have knowledge of art, music and physical education concepts, as well.

This degree will enable graduates to be highly effective teachers in elementary classrooms.


Career Opportunities

  • Art Teacher
  • Camp Director
  • Child Care Center Administrator
  • Consulting Educator
  • Counseling Psychologist
  • Curriculum Development
  • Elementary Education Program Director
  • Elementary School Administrator
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • Foreign Language Professor
  • Instructional Coordinator
  • Kindergarten Teacher
  • Librarian
  • Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Public School Administration
  • Recreation Supervisor
  • Sales Representative (Educational Materials)
  • School District Elementary Education Coordinator
  • School Nurse
  • School Psychologist
  • Social and Community Service Manager
  • Social Worker
  • Special Ed Teacher (Kindergarten and Elementary School)
  • Teaching
  • Youth Services Specialist

Related Skills

  • Authority to Make Decisions
  • Contact with Public
  • Face to Face Communication
  • Frequent Decision Making
  • Helping
  • Listening
  • Physically Near Other People
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Reasoning
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Speaking
  • Teaching
  • Teamwork
  • Writing and Authoring

Degree Information