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What Can I Do With This English Teacher Degree?

High School Teacher1

With an English major for your bachelor’s degree in Education, you’ll be prepared to begin your teaching career in grades 9-12, where the median income is currently $59,170 and the job growth rate is projected to hold steady at 8 percent through to 2026.

Postsecondary Instructor2

This program can also help you pursue a postsecondary teaching position in English, Composition, Literature or Journalism where, with a median annual salary of $76,000, employment opportunities are projected to grow 15 percent by 2026.

Careers

  • High School English Teacher
  • English Tutor
  • English Professor
  • Writer/Editor
  • Literature Professor
  • Humanities Professor
  • School of Language Arts Faculty

"15 Percent" Projected Growth Rate for Postsecondary Teachers by 2026

1High School Teachers
2Postsecondary Teachers