BA in Education Studies


There are many opportunities in the field of education besides becoming a classroom teacher! Education is a national priority and a constantly growing field. Visionary leaders, as well as professionals working behind the scenes on important educational issues, are in demand.

Graduates of the BA program in Education Studies will be prepared for positions such as:

  • Data analyst at the NYC Department of Education
  • Operations Coordinator for various charter schools
  • NYU College Advising Corps
  • Survey Coordinator for RAND
  • Program Associate at Room to Read
  • College Counselor for AmeriCorps
  • Research Assistant for the Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools
  • Volunteer for the Peace Corps
  • Program Manager at City Year
  • Board Member at various local school districts
  • Campaigner at Amnesty International
  • Social Entrepreneur at your own start-up educational non-profit
  • eLearning Specialist, NYU

After completing the program, you will also be prepared for graduate studies.