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What Can I Do With This Major?

Careers In Education

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

  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • 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
  • Admissions counselor
  • Teacher of English as a Second Language
  • Adult Education Coordinator
  • Recreation Director

Our Graduates...Where Are They Now?

Alumni who graduated in the past 1 to 5 years have obtained employment as:

  • Teacher, Notre Dame School
  • Special Education Teacher, NYC Department of Education
  • Area Coordinator/Resident Director, SUNY New Paltz
  • Elementary Education Teacher ‐ Special Education, Millbrook Central School
  • Spanish Teacher, Stephen T. Mather Building Arts and Craftsmanship High School

Alumni who graduated in the past 6 to 10 years have obtained employment as:

  • Art Educator, NYC Department of Education
  • Elementary Teacher, Kingston City School District
  • 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

Alumni who graduated over 10 years ago have obtained employment as:

  • 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