Education

Vol State offers several different degree and certificate programs to meet the needs of our students interested in a career in education.

Program Catalog Entry Web Page
Technical Certificate in Early Childhood Education Program Catalog Entry Web Page
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood Education Degree Program Catalog Entry Web Page
Associate of Arts in Elementary Education Degree Program Catalog Entry N/A
Associate of Arts in Secondary Education Degree Program Catalog Entry N/A
Associate of Science in Teaching Degree Program Catalog Entry Web Page
TSU Elementary Education Degree Program Catalog Entry N/A
APSU Elementary Education Degree Program Catalog Entry N/A

Career Opportunities

Teaching is the most common area of interest among our students who major in education. Although the opportunities are perhaps more limited for careers outside of teaching, we do want you to be aware of other career options with this major. Some examples of these opportunities are:

  • Publishing Industries
  • Research and Development firms
  • Education divisions of large corporations (ex. IBM)
  • Government agencies and programs:
    • US Office of Education
    • Bureau of Prisons
    • Department of Education
    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Job Corps
    • Peace Corps
  • Community Organizations:
    • Boy and Girl Scouts
    • YMCA
    • Hospitals
    • Museums

Our department of education will assist you with career goals as well as articulation to your chosen four year institution.