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Proficiency Evaluation for Additional Certification Careers

Additional teacher education certifications can lead to a number of careers.  Explore some of them below.

High School Teacher1

This master’s degree provides secondary teaching certification in your chosen area of emphasis — Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, English, Math, Physics or Social Studies — and pursue a high school teaching position. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects a steady 4 percent growth rate for high school teachers over the next decade. And as of 2019, the median annual wage for high school teachers was $61,660.

Middle School Teacher2

Earn your graduate degree in Teaching with one or two emphases in English, Math, Science or Social Studies to prepare for a career in middle school teaching. At 3%, the BLS projects the need for middle school teachers to hold steady up to 2028. In 2019, these education professionals averaged $59,660 per year in earnings.


This Online Master’s of Teaching program also offers specific certifications that can help you pursue any number of teaching or professional positions, including:

  • Art Teacher
  • Health Teacher
  • Integrated Music Teacher
  • PE Teacher
  • Business and Marketing Teacher
  • Special Educator – Learning & Behavior Disorders
  • Tutor
  • Corporate Trainer

$61,660  Median Annual Pay for High School Teachers1

1High School Teachers
2Middle School Teachers