On this page you will find information about careers pursued by Education majors, skills Education majors develop and career-related Web sites relevant to the major.  Visit the department page to learn more about the Education program.


It is important to remember that your major does not determine what your career will be.  With a liberal arts education, YOU, not your major, will determine your career path. 

Example job titles of Dickinson alumni who majored in Education include:

  • Assistant Director Alumni Relations & Annual Giving
  • Assoc Professor
  • Education Administrator
  • Principal

Career-Related Skills

  • Communication
  • Creativity
  • Organization
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Interpersonal

Career-Related Websites

American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages - Great site for students seeking certification in a foreign language.

Council for American Private Education - Information on teaching in a private school.

Education Degree - comprehensive source for teacher education degree and career info.

Education World Career Center

U.S. Department of Education - Features President's priorities in education, current news and events, and education headlines.

"What to Expect Your First Year of Teaching"

For additional career resources and links, please visit the Job Search Web Link page.