Graduate Studies and Research

What Career Options Are Available?

Adult and Higher Education: corporate and professional training, community college staff, adult basic education/literacy instructors, military trainers, county extension educators and community development/non-profit educators; also, students may enhance their professional opportunities by pursuing Ed.D or Ph.D. program in higher education, human resource development, or adult education

Business Administration: professional leadership roles in business and industry, managerial positions, supervisory positions                                                           

Clinical Mental Health: mental health counselor, licensed professional counselor, couples and family counselor, case manager, supervisor, mental health center worker                                                                                                    

School Counseling: school counselor, career counselor, academic advisor

Curriculum and Instruction: curriculum director, instructional coach, academic facilitator, community college instructor, adjunct professor, dual credit teacher, master
math teacher, master reading teacher, educational diagnostician, instructional coach, academic facilitator, special education teacher

Education Administration: principal, assistant principal, superintendent

English: college level primary education, secondary education, private schools, teaching esl, tutoring, editorial assistant, copyediting/proofreading, internships, production, marketing/publicity, journalism, creative writing, copyediting, technical writing, science writing, freelance writing and grant writing

History: federal and state employment in a variety of history-related fields such as working in museums as archivists, and teaching in both K-12 settings and colleges/universities

Instructional Technology: corporate/military trainer, human resource specialist, instructional designer/technologist, school technology integration specialist, school technology director, distance education instructor/director, course content designer, media specialist, e-learning specialist, prep for a doctoral program in instructional technology or related field.

Nursing  supervise positions in the nursing field, director positions in nursing, continuing education to a DNP or Ph.D. in nursing leadership, post-masters nurse practitioner degree.

Psychology: data analyst, instructor at a colleges/universities, research technician, prepare for a doctoral program.