Educator

The role of a teacher is so important in human development. Teachers impart knowledge, instruct and help us learn and understand. The following majors/concentrations are designed for those with the gift of teaching.

Agricultural Education, Leadership, and Communications

Agricultural Education

Prepares individuals seeking careers as a secondary agricultural education teacher.

Career Opportunities:

  • Agricultural educator - median annual salary of $46,800
  • Career counselor - median annual salary of $56,040
  • Crop consultant - median annual salary of $49,840
  • Extension agent - median annual salary of $45,550

Human Development and Family Science

Child Development

Prepares students to become competent early care and education professionals, parent educators, child advocates, and early interventionists.

Career Opportunities:

  • Director of volunteers - median annual salary of $81,330
  • 4-H professional - median annual salary of $68,670
  • Youth program administrator - median annual salary of $60,397
  • Juvenile probation officer - median annual salary of $53,020

Human Development and Family Science

Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher Education

Prepares graduates to teach diverse populations: children, youth, adults, people with disabilities, the elderly, business professionals, and others.

Career Opportunities:

  • Human development consultant - median annual salary of $90,900
  • Case manager - median annual salary of $78,970
  • Addiction counselor - median annual salary of $51,600
  • Parent educator - median annual salary of $52,900