Major in Education Studies

Become an educator • Learn your concentration • Impact the next generation

Education studies prepares you to invest in students.
JBU gives you the practice you need.

In the education studies major, you will choose between several concentration options
to further develop your teaching skills for positions not requiring a license. At JBU you will master
foundational knowledge in order to be capable of transmitting that knowledge to students of all levels.

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This program has been developed for the student who would like to develop teaching skills, but does not plan to pursue a position in a school where a teaching license would be required. This might include obtaining positions working in some private schools, curriculum writing, camp staff positions, training postings, or working with children outside of public education.

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Christian Ministry
Christian Ministry

Deep dive into Christian philosophy, understand the ramification of discipleship and evangelism, and expand knowledge in principles of Christian leadership and service, and experiential education.

Intercultural Studies
Intercultural Studies

Study interpersonal communication, cultures, international relations and community development.


Learn classroom strategies, major theories and foundations of the English language for teaching functional English to learners of all ages.

Young Adult Education
Young Adult Education

Become introduced to young adult literature, learn the principles of teaching secondary education, and examine the types of exceptionalities in children to teach learners of Special Education needs within public schools.

Prepare for a successful career and a life of purpose

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