Secondary Education - General Science 6-12 (Bachelor of Science in Education)

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The Secondary Education - General Science program supports the JSU learning-centered mission through the development of highly qualified teachers who are well-prepared to instruct a diverse student population through the development of 21st Century knowledge, skills, and dispositions. Successful completion of this program, earning a passing score on the edTPA and the state-required Praxis Subject Assessments, a student will be eligible to apply for the baccalaureate level Professional Certification to teach General Science in grades 6-12.

Potential Careers

  • Certified Teacher of Record
  • General Science (6-12)
  • Teach Abroad
  • Community Educator
  • Adult Education
  • College Recruiter
  • Curriculum Design
  • Education Policy

Median Annual Salary

Secondary General Science Teacher $52,000
*Average salary provided by World Population Review


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