What Do I Need to Study to Become a Teacher?


Teaching is an extremely rewarding experience. There are many different reasons you may have decided to take this route, but they all lead to a career filled with inspiration, creativity and fun. Today we’ll help you get prepared and have a better comprehension of what you need to study to become a teacher and get you started on your educational journey.

Bachelor of Education:

Whether you’d like to take up elementary education, middle school or special education, you will need to get your bachelors degree. In most cases, it will take four years to achieve this.

While you are studying you may expect to be placed in classes such as:

  • The Fundamentals of Teaching
  • Cultural Studies
  • Educational Psychology
  • Learning Methods and Intervention

From your classes, you will have to learn how to provide students with a solid capability in reading, writing, and math.

As a middle school teacher, you may not need all of these subjects, as programs vary depending on what course you will be teaching.

Special education teaching is even more tailored as your goal is to enable individuals with special needs to achieve higher levels of personal self-sufficiency and success in both school and their community. The methods can change from student to student.

Teaching Degrees & More:

Before you can move into the classroom, you’ll need to obtain your teacher certification. Here at Webber International University, we’ll be able to assist you every step of the way, ensuring you get the most out of this experience.

We also offer Criminal Justice classes, Sport Science Degrees and so much more. If you’d like to learn more about us and how we can help you on your road to success then please contact us.

You can reach us by phone, email or come visit us on our Florida campus. We look forward to meeting you.