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I am going back to college for an education degree-what is the best degree to get in Michigan?

I have a BA in Business but want to do something in education. Michigan is a tough state to get a teaching job in right now, but things may be different in 2 or so years when I am done with my degree. I am open to special ed, counseling, etc. Can anyone recommend a direction?

Asked By: Jen - 2/23/2007
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Special Education Teachers take special people to be one. Make sure in your heart that you want to take on the extra challenges to work with students with special needs..whether physically or academically handicapped. Most states are making it a bit tougher to be in education, with the Praxis Series and such. You can... More
Answered By: jillann1204 - 2/23/2007
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special ed---get a bssped (bachelor's of science in special ed) or just a master's in it since you already have a bachelor's special ed teachers are more far and few---and many of them get burnt out quicker than regualr ed teachers---thus, making more available jobs to you
Answered By: Bailey - 2/23/2007
 
Special ed will definitely give you an advantage over the many other teachers who do not have it.
Answered By: Sabrina - 2/23/2007
 
Science, but not life science. Chemistry or physics degrees are in demand. Special ed is always in demand due to the burnout rate.
Answered By: Mr. Splib - 2/23/2007
 
Speical ed is usually the easiest area to get a teaching position because the burn out rate in that field are the highest. However, what I would suggest you do is get dual certification with something you like to do with a special education certification. Good Luck!!!
Answered By: MikeInRI - 2/26/2007
 
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