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Adolescent to Young Adult/Secondary (7-12)

Secondary School Teacher Career Outlook

Average Career Salary

$59,170

Average Career Growth

Employment of high school teachers is projected to grow 8 percent from 2016-2026.

Career Opportunities

  • Middle School Teacher
  • Teacher Assistant
  • Curriculum Specialist
  • Media Center Specialist
  • Resource Teacher

Four Year Academic Plans

Secondary School Teacher Career Outlook

Average Career Salary

$59,170

Average Career Growth

Employment of high school teachers is projected to grow 8 percent from 2016-2026.

Career Opportunities

  • Middle School Teacher
  • Teacher Assistant
  • Curriculum Specialist
  • Media Center Specialist
  • Resource Teacher

What to Expect in the Adolescent to Young Adult/Secondary Program

The Adolescent to Young Adult/Secondary Program at Ashland University will prepare you for a deep knowledge of your chosen content area. You'll learn the skills to plan lessons, manage a class, and work as a highly trained professional in the 7-12th grade classroom.

Can you see yourself teaching English, History, Math or Science in a High School classroom? If the answer is yes, then you are a candidate for the Adolescent to Young Adult (AYA) license.

Our program will prepare you for a deep knowledge of your selected content area and the skills to plan lessons, mange a class and work as a highly trained professional in the seventh through 12th grade classroom.

Here are the 4-year-curriculum and educational-academic plans for the AYA programs we offer:

Adolescent to Young Adult/Secondary (7-12) Career Outlook

The many program benefits include:

  • Learn from passionate faculty determined to help you succeed
  • Benefit from small class sizes that accent the individual
  • Get classroom field experience within your first or second semester

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