Our Bachelor of Arts degree program in instructional studies — also available fully online — is a useful alternative to the teacher certification route.
It is intended for students who have a strong interest in the field of education and are seeking career opportunities that would not require formal state teaching certification.
You will receive a well-rounded education through our core curriculum and classes in our instructional studies major.
As an instructional studies student, Angel Mahnik '13, worked as a teacher's aide at the Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf.
With an instructional studies degree, you will have the option to pursue career opportunities in various areas, such as: