Hiram College

After Hiram

Educational Studies Major

A firm foundation for the future

Our educational studies major helps to provide students with a background in education that will allow them to teach in a wide variety of settings. A Hiram education ensures students that they have been exposed to studies across many disciplines and graduate with the critical thinking skills needed to enter a variety of career fields or graduate study.

Types of careers our students pursue

Our educational studies program prepares students to work in education-related settings, many of which are outside the traditional classroom. With an educational studies degree, you can work in industries or pursue further education in areas such as business, education, recreation, social services and government and can become:

  • a school counselor
  • a college admissions counselor
  • a residence hall director
  • an educational policy analyst
  • a career services specialist
  • an after-school education coordinator
  • a corporate trainer
  • a camp director
  • a zoo education specialist
  • a music educator
  • an art therapist
  • program director