Area of interest

Education

Inspire others as a teacher or early childhood educator, where you will lay a foundation in a child’s development. Work as a teacher assistant in schools or child care centers, or continue on to earn a bachelor’s degree and teacher certification.

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Agriculture Education

Agricultural education lays the groundwork for students who aspire to be teachers with well-rounded knowledge of agriculture, food, natural resources and the technology used in modern agricultural production. Graduates of agricultural education are taught to help their students develop critical communication, leadership and management skills.
NJC Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education

Early childhood teachers and directors work in a variety of settings:  private and public preschool and child care settings supported and operated by the employer, hospitals, recreation centers, before/after school programs, Head Start, and other programs serving children birth to 8 years.
Elementary Education

Elementary Education

Do you really enjoy working with children, feel you have a talent for teaching and want to help improve the world? Northeastern offers a guaranteed university transfer degree that can help get you started.