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New Mexico State University

What Can I Do With a Major In Education?

Education is the study of how human beings teach, learn, and develop knowledge, values, skills, and character qualities.

Areas of Focus

Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary, Adult, Post-Secondary


Career Titles

Adult Education Teacher
Educational Resource Coordinator
Media Center Specialist
Alumni Relations Coordinator
Educational Therapist
Missionary Worker
Athletic Coach
Elementary School Teacher
Physical Education Instructor
Athletic Director
Employee Training Instructor
Preschool Administrator
Child Life Specialist
Financial Aid Counselor
Registrar/Admissions Director
Curriculum Specialist
Grant Writer
Religious Institution Education Coordinator
Day Care Administrator
Guidance Counselor
Resource Teacher
Education Management Specialist
Historic Site Administrator
School Psychologist
Educational Materials Sales Rep.
Instructor, College/University
Secondary School Teacher
Education and Training Administrator
Kindergarten Teacher
Social Services Volunteer
Educational Administrator
Speech Pathologist
Student Admissions Administrator
Teacher, Handicapped Students
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
Student Affairs Administrator
Teacher, Industrial Arts
Special Education Administrator
Student Personnel Administrator
Training Specialist
Library Consultant
Teacher, Adventure/Outdoor Education
Physical Education Teacher


Career Related Websites

ABC Teaching Jobs

Teaching English  free service that allows teachers to market themselves to public and private schools nationwide

ESL Employment  

Want to Teach  

Education America Network 

Project Connect 


National Association of Teachers' Agencies:  helping teachers find jobs 


Academic Employment Network

Student Affairs Job Search  

Education and non-education music jobs

Education Jobs Page

National Education Network

National source for K-12 teaching and administrative opportunities 

National Educators Employment Network

National Educators Employment Review – job listings and articles subscribe to job alert for new jobs, view jobs already listed, job talk, 
references, tools and web sites

Teaching Jobs Throughout the U.S.

Teach for America

Directory information for school districts across the nation listed by state

English Job Maze

International School Services

European Council of International Schools

Teaching Jobs Overseas

AASSA - South America