Be A Teacher

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BE AN INFLUENCER: BE A TEACHER

Be A Teacher

Pursue a Career in Teaching at UNH


Build curiosity, community and confidence in the next generation. Invest in your passion and in a career that extends beyond the classroom. Choose creativity and critical thinking, daily. Influence minds and hearts, and make sustainable positive change in the world around you.

Four-Year Undergraduate Option

With a bachelor’s degree from UNH, you can pursue certification to teach in the following areas of specialization:

Alongside your major’s core classes, you’ll complete coursework in education and a student-teaching internship.

 

Be An Influencer

OF MINDS
OF HEARTS
OF CHANGE

Be A Teacher

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Five-Year Accelerated Master’s Option

A master’s degree can accelerate the trajectory of your teaching career and jumpstart your earning potential upon graduation. With UNH’s Accelerated Master’s Programs, undergraduates who qualify can earn a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in as little as five years — saving time and money, and increasing their marketability. Of course you can also wait to take teacher preparation courses solely at the graduate level; however, this plan will take more than a single year.

 

Be An Investor

IN CURIOSITY
IN POTENTIAL
IN ABILITY

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What could you teach?

No matter what you’re passionate about, UNH offers a path to teaching. Our programs prepare leaders — excellent practitioners who work toward improving education in and beyond the classroom.

For general information about becoming a teacher at UNH, contact the Department of Education.

Undergraduate and graduate programs that lead to teaching include

Be a Teacher: WHY?

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Opportunity

Over 93% of elementary and secondary education UNH graduates applying for certification obtained employment.
Source: NH Dept of Education Educator Search Database

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Challenge & Variety

Since no two days are the same, you’ll have every chance to engage your creativity and critical thinking.

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Meaningful Work

Make sustainable positive change in your community . . . and the world.

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Quality of Life

Teachers in the US rate their lives better than all other occupation groups, trailing only physicians.
Source: Gallup

 

Be A Builder

OF CONNECTION
OF CONFIDENCE
OF COMMUNITY

Be A Teacher

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