What Can I Do With This Major?

Careers In Education

Sample Job Titles (some of the following titles may require additional education)

  • Adolescence Education Teacher in
    • English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Teaching English as a New Language
  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Continuing Education Instructor
  • Resident Director (college)
  • Director of Education
  • Youth Program Director
  • Academic Crisis Counselor
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Education Director
  • Literacy Assessment Specialist
  • Environmental Educator
  • Cooperative Extension Educator
  • Park Naturalist
  • Elementary Teacher
  • Tutuor
  • Reaching Specialist
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Admissions counselor
  • Teacher of English as a Second Language
  • Adult Education Coordinator
  • Recreation Director

Our Graduates...Where Are They Now?

Alumni have obtained employment as:

  • Special Education Teacher, NYC Department of Education
  • Area Coordinator/Resident Director, SUNY New Paltz
  • Elementary Education Teacher ‐ Special Education, Millbrook Central School
  • Art Educator, NYC Department of Education
  • Deputy State Public Defender, Colorado State Public Defender
  • Reading Specialist, Bronx Charter School for the Arts
  • Assistant Director, Kinder Care
  • Social Media Manager, HarperCollins Publishers
  • Superintendent, Delaware Valley School District
  • Manager of Employee Development, NYS and CSEA Partnership for Education and Training
  • Clinical Social Worker, Astor Services for Children & Families
  • Director of School Quality, NYC Department of Education
  • Director of World and Classical Languages, The Dalton School
  • Managing Director, McAlinden Research Partners
  • President, Innovative Outdoor Advertising USA
  • Education Director, Poughkeepsie Farm Project

...In addition, alumni have completed the following graduate programs:

  • St. John's University, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), Instructional Leadership
  • SUNY New Paltz, M.A., English
  • University of Denver ‐ Sturm College of Law, J.D.
  • Virginia Tech, Ed.D., Educational Leadership and Administration
  • SUNY New Paltz M.S., Literacy Education