What should I major in (college) to be an English teacher at a high school?
The title says it all pretty much. Also, could a minor be of any significant help getting a teacher position? If so, what minor?
Asked By: Morello - 4/12/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
The number of bachelor's degree programs leading to secondary subject certification is falling regularly. In a school that offers it, it's called A BEd in English Teacher Education (or similar) or a BA in English with 'teacher certification option' such as this one --->http://english.chass.ncsu.edu/undergraduate.php... More
Answered By: CoachT - 4/12/2010
Additional Answers (2)
You should major in Secondary Education, with a minor in English.
Answered By: HE MiGHT BE THE ONE (3-10-2010) - 4/12/2010
Major in secondary education with a concentration in English/humanities or major in English and take the required courses to have teaching credentials in your state. A minor in something sports-related might help you get a coaching job if that interests you.
Answered By: Emily M - 4/12/2010
Find job openings in your area. Apply for open job positions today.
Over 371 New Local Jobs Hiring. Find Jobs and Apply Today!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
New job opportunities added daily. Search & apply for DC jobs now.
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.