Beginning Your Career As A Teacher
Students who graduate with a Bachelor's degree in Middle Level Science Education from the University of Kansas will have fulfilled the requirements for the degree as well as Kansas initial teaching license for 5th through 8th grades. The School of Education provides information about the Kansas licensure exams, application process, how to apply from out-of-state, and more. View the licensure page here.
Potential Careers in Middle Level Science Education
The bachelor's degree in Middle Level Science prepares students to work as teachers in the classroom, as well as with other education-related organizations. Post-graduation position titles could include:
- Middle Level (Junior High School) Science Teacher
- PK-12 Instructor
- Instructional Designer
- Teacher Leader
In addition to these position options, those who choose to pursue an advanced degree after graduation are competitive for many highly-selective master's and doctoral degree programs across the country.
Students interested in careers as a Middle Level Science teacher should visit the University Career Center web page for information on career paths, job titles, salary and income levels, and more!