The primary career choice is teaching at the middle school, junior high, or senior high level. Opportunities are also available in business, government, and consulting. Internships play a major role in helping our graduates choose a career and learn the skills they'll need to prepare for teaching.
Our students develop a background in geology, meteorology, and oceanography. Earth-space science education graduates teach courses in earth science, general science, environmental science, and often coordinate school district environmental education programs.
The average salary for Earth and Space Science teachers in PA is $45,000.