A female teacher stands in front of a chalkboard while elementary school students listen to her instructionsIt is often said that society will always need good teachers. And it is said that teaching is one of the most fulfilling, satisfying occupations to which a person might devote their professional life.

A teaching degree is also one of the most flexible degrees because it allows you to work virtually anywhere that has a population of young people in need of being educated. While each state has its own teacher certification requirements, the parameters of these are roughly equivalent.

The preparation you receive at UNE is a sound preparation for a rewarding teaching career in a public or private setting, or for graduate study in education or one of its many sub-disciplines.