Education & Training

This Career Cluster includes, but is not limited to studies in teaching, social work, psychology, and education administration. Students with a solid background in academics, technical and presentation/facilitation skills have the opportunity to pursue a career in Education & Training.

 

Location of Program Offerings

  • Breithaupt Career and Technical Center (BCTC)

 

Program(s) of Study

  • Education General – Teacher Cadet (BCTC)

 

Postsecondary Options

 

Upon graduation, students have the option of pursuing postsecondary education or entering the workforce in career areas such as: Teacher, Social Worker, Psychologist, and Education Administrator just to name a few.

Analysts predict an average increase of 12% for individuals employed with the Education & Training industry within the next 10 years.

 

Career Options 2008 Statistics Projected 2018 Statistics Median Salary % Change
Teacher 3,476,200 3,944,900 $47,100 13% Increase
Social Worker 642,000 745,400 $39,530 16% Increase
Psychologist 170,200 190,000 $64,140 12% Increase
Education Administrators 445,400 482,500 $68,163 8% Increase