Career Pathways in Education & Training

A career in education and training requires certain skills and education depending on job requirements. Skills include planning, managing and providing education and training service, and related learning support services. Popular high-school courses include: Child Development, Behavioral Science, Psychology, Performance PE.

Training in the Following Career Skills

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High School Diploma or Equivalent Career Options

Athletes and Sports Competitors

$50,650.00/yr

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Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors

$39,820.00/yr

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Library Technicians

$26,500.00/yr

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Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

$38,720.00/yr

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Teacher Assistants

$26,970.00/yr

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*Information provided by CareerOneStop which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.

Associate Degree Career Options

Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education

$29,780.00/yr

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*Information provided by CareerOneStop which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.

Bachelor's Degree Career Options

Technical Writers

$62,170.00/yr

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Training and Development Managers

$111,340.00/yr

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Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, and GED Teachers and Instructors

$53,630.00/yr

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Career Technical Education Teachers, Secondary/Middle School

$59,230.00/yr

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Coaches and Scouts

$33,780.00/yr

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Dietitians and Nutritionists

$60,370.00/yr

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Distance Learning Coordinators

$82,850.00/yr

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Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program

$47,940.00/yr

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Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education

$58,230.00/yr

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Fitness and Wellness Coordinators

$82,850.00/yr

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Graduate teaching assistants

$33,700.00/yr

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Interpreters and Translators

$49,930.00/yr

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Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education

$60,320.00/yr

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Special Education Teachers, Elementary/Middle/Secondary School

$59,390.00/yr

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Tutors

$28,680.00/yr

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*Information provided by CareerOneStop which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.

Doctorate or Professional Degree Career Options

Archivists

$52,240.00/yr

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Farm and Home Management Advisors

$49,840.00/yr

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Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

$76,990.00/yr

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Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

$95,310.00/yr

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Education Administrators, Postsecondary

$94,340.00/yr

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Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors

$56,310.00/yr

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Instructional Coordinators

$64,450.00/yr

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Librarians

$59,050.00/yr

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*Information provided by CareerOneStop which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.

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Continue to Explore this Pathway

Continue exploring this career path and building your plan! Find electives and Advanced Placement courses at your school aligned with this pathway, consider registering for a Kirkwood Career Academy, register for an internship or job shadow, and look for summer programs that will help you continue to build your knowledge and skills.