Education Career Path

​If you’ve chosen the Education career path, your next step is to choose which guided pathway within the career path is the best fit for you.

Your pathway advisor is happy to meet to discuss your academic goals. And your career coach is eager to meet to discuss your career goals. Both have tools to help you pick the right guided pathway.

Also, consider your personality and temperament when exploring which guided pathway within Education fits you. Enthusiastic and patient? Consider early childhood development. Adaptable and social? Teaching high school classes may be ideal.

Whatever your strengths, the advisors and coaches can help you — from start to finish.

Education Careers

With a certificate or degree in education, you can get training to become a ...

Secondary School Teacher (except special education and career/ technical education)Footnote1
Entry Hourly Wage

Other Education Careers


​​1 This job may require a bachelor's degree or higher. Please review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options.

All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth. Source: Dallas College​ Labor Market Intelligence


Amanda Krebs
Assistant Teacher, Akiba Academy of Dallas
"I’ve learned so much in the classroom that I take to my job, especially the teaching aspects and how to get down on a child’s level, understanding the different age groups and what children can and can’t do at a certain age."

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