What Can I Do With a Major in Middle School Education?

Henderson State University offers a Bachelor of Science in Education degree in Middle School Education.

Related Major Skills

  • Ability to motivate others
  • Ability to organize and coordinate
  • Counseling Skills
  • Creativity
  • Curriculum Development
  • Effectively evaluate students
  • Group Dynamics
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Language Skills
  • Listening skills
  • Mathematical Abilities
  • Oral Communication Skills
  • Persuasive skills
  • Produce lesson plans linked to clear learning goals
  • Special Education Skills
  • Teach successfully in your chosen subject area
  • Understand and leverage the distinctive development and challenges of the middle years to help students thrive
  • Utilize proven teaching methodologies and technology
  • Work with children who possess a range of abilities
  • Written Communication Skills

Related Job Titles (some may require additional training)

  • Bilingual Teacher
  • Child Life Specialist       
  • Co-teacher
  • Counselor
  • Curriculum Specialist   
  • Education Management            
  • Educational Materials Sales   
  • Educational Therapist  
  • Education-Training Administrator    
  • Employee Trainer         
  • Grant Writer    
  • Guidance Counselor    
  • Historic Site Administrator       
  • Learning Support Aide
  • Librarian           
  • Media Center Specialist
  • Missionary Worker
  • Para-professional
  • Physical Education Instructor
  • Principal
  • Reading Teacher
  • Resource Teacher
  • School Psychologist
  • Social Services Volunteer
  • Social Worker
  • Special Education Administrator
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Substitute Teacher
  • Teacher
  • Teacher’s Assistant
  • Training Specialist
  • Tutor    

Career Planning Links

Occupational Outlook Handbook:  Middle School Teacher

US Department of Education

Arkansas Department of Education

About Careers: Alternative Career for Education

Education Week (news covering K-12 education)

Professional Association Links

Association for Middle Level Education

American Federation of Teachers

National Association of State Boards of Education

National Education Association

Council for Exceptional Children

American School Counselor Association

American Library Association

American Association of School Administrators

American Educational Research Association

International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language

Phi Delta Kappa International

Association for Career and Technical Education

National Association of School Psychologists