Education | Stark State College | North Canton, Ohio


Is your passion teaching others? Want to help students grow to find their potential and support them through the course of that journey?

These programs lead to careers in teaching pre-school, using American Sign Language and as a foundation to transfer the first two years of elementary and secondary school teacher education programs.

Critical skills and abilities

  • active listening
  • instructing
  • learning strategies
  • oral communication
  • written communication

Technical skills and knowledge

  • computer-based training software
  • customer and personal service
  • education and training
  • Office Suite software
  • psychology

Exploratory major

If you know this career community is the right fit for you but you’re unsure of your major, choose the education exploratory major to get started in the right direction. Your first 15 credit hours are applicable to all majors within this career community and you’ll get the experience to know which major is right for you.  See admissions to apply.

If you are unsure if this Career Community is right for you, connect with career services to explore your options.

Careers table with wages info

Some local employers with jobs in this Career Community

charter schools
educational service centers
Kids Country
KinderCare Education
private school districts
public school districts
The Goddard School
Young Explorers


Which education path is right for me?

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