I Want to Become a Public School Teacher
Our bachelors, masters and licensure programs help to put you on the path to leading in the classroom.
Just Starting an Undergrad Program?
Starting out on your college journey? Explore our 4+1 combined bachelors and master's degree programs to become an early education (pre-K-2nd grade), elementary, middle or high school teacher.
If you've earned college credits in the past, our advising program will help you find the right path to finish your education degree. Email email@example.com to connect with us about transfer options.
Have you graduated from college and want an initial license or add-on license?
If you've completed your bachelor's degree and you want to become a teacher, our master's and licensure programs will help you achieve your career goals.
I am a Licensed Teacher and want to Advance my Teaching Career
If you're already a teacher and looking to develop your career, but you don't need an additional license, explore our graduate certificates and advanced studies master's degree programs.
I want to be a Formal or Informal School Leader
At Salem State, we offer the opportunity to seek a full degree leading towards an official administrator license as well as a one-year teacher leader certificate. Explore both of these options.
I Want to Become a School Counselor in a Public School
Our school counseling and school adjustment counseling programs will give you the skills you need for a career as a public school counselor.
I Want to Work in a Preschool or a Community Setting
We offer two undergraduate degrees for students looking to work with children outside of the public K-12 system, including private child cares and preschools, camps, museums and community programs.
In addition, our educational studies minor is available to undergraduate students from any major who is interested in education but not pursuing a teaching license.
Discover our early childhood and community education programs.
I Want to Work in a College or University Outside the Classroom
Our master's degree in Higher Education in Student Affairs is designed for people who plan to pursue a career working in a college or university setting in the area of student affairs, a profession focused on promoting college student success and learning outside of the classroom.