Careers and Outcomes

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Teach science in secondary schools

Spread your love of science to young minds. The Earth science education pathway certifies you to teach grades 6-12.

Non-teaching careers

You can also pursue science-related positions in other career fields:

  • Business
  • Communication
  • Conservation
  • Geospatial science
  • Library services
  • Meteorology
  • Research

Graduate school options

Through this certification path, you can also earn a Master of Arts in Teaching degree with one more year of study.

A master’s degree may qualify you to teach dual-credit (college-level) classes in high school.

Support for your job hunt

The Missouri State Career Center can help you jump-start your career. They have a list of current openings, tips for preparing your résumé and on-campus interview opportunities.