Degrees type: Bachelor
Students who wish to pursue a career in Secondary Education will choose a major in one of these areas:
- English, with a Secondary Education Specialization, B.A.
- History/Political Science, with a Social Studies Secondary Education Specialization, B.A.
- Biology, with a Secondary Education Specialization, B.S.
Most high school teachers work in either public or private schools. Some teach in public, magnet and charter schools. Others teach in private, religious or secular schools.
The demand for high school teachers is expected to rise 6% from 2014 to 2024, an increase of 55,900 jobs.
The average median wage for a high school teacher in the state of Pennsylvania is $64,380.
Classroom to Classroom
Rachel Wagner passes on the lessons and values of MAC’s professors to her own students in the Altoona Area School District!
‘Dreams Don’t Work Unless You Do’
Liz, ‘16, worked hard to land her dream job at the elementary school she attended as a child.
Mount Aloysius Campus Offers Campus Trail Fun
Looking for a fun place to spend time outside? The Mount Aloysius College campus is filled with opportunities to explore the outdoors, including the Mountie Trail!
Faculty & Staff
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Cresson, PA 16630