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Online General Education Degree ProgramsEducation is currently the country's second biggest industry, accounting for 13.3 million jobs. The emphasis of schools today is more on providing quality education. An education degree is a stepping stone to wide career options in the educational sector. Teachers who are in high demand are those whose specializations lie in math and science.

An online general education degree curriculum would encompass a broad range of fields including, mathematics, physical science, social science, humanities, educational psychology, educational research, teaching methods, theory of learning and teaching.

The educational sector is expanding as schools try to cope with increasing enrolment rates. Demand for teachers will be modest, but stable for the short term and estimates point to an 11% increase in jobs in the educational sector through 2016.

Salaries for educators vary depending on several factors such as level of educational attainment and experience. Education administrators' earn on average an annual salary ranging from 82,120 to $85,870 in 2007. K-12 teachers on the other hand earn on average an annual salary of $50,040 for the same period. A master degree in education would boost your credentials and make you more competitive and marketable in the job market.

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  1. School: Kaplan University - If one holds a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or an institution accredited by an agency recognized by the Department of Education with a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 2.50, he can become a qualified secondary teacher in grades 5 to 12. This is possibl...
  2. School: Kaplan University - Since society is always thrusting standards, the field of teaching is set to confront and fulfill these standards. As an educator who seeks to be better equipped and up to the standards, taking an M.S. in Education will help you meet the standards set. Kaplan University offers this degree progra...
  3. School: Capella University - A PhD in Professional Studies in Education that Capella University is offering can give you the option to earn Post-Masters Certificate in Enrollment Management, Post Enrollment management certificate or Post-Master's Certificate in College teaching. This course gives its students the opportunity...
  4. School: Liberty University Online - Liberty University Online is now offering an educational degree that will enhance the educator's capacity to understand educational behavior among students through applying a Christian perspective in education. Having a Christian perspective will make future educators understand better how learni...
  5. School: Liberty University Online - There is one school that aims to creating leaders in the field of education; this school is the University of Liberty. Since they have what it takes to become one of the top and world's largest growing evangelical university since 1985, devoted teachers that will help students in their career suc...
  6. School: Liberty University Online - Math and religion require two different approaches when taught to students. As a matter of fact, these two kinds of subjects have different orientations. However, University of Liberty conquered these two different approaches. With that, they attained the reputation of being a world's growing eva...
  7. School: Liberty University Online - There are many people who struggle reading, as well as comprehending texts or messages. University of Liberty aims to teach these people through training professionals who are ahead in teaching reading and communicating skills. This program of education specializes on reading as a tool for unders...
  8. School: University of Phoenix - The curriculum in Associate of Arts in Paraprofessional Education course, offered by the University of Phoenix, is designed to provide students the proper education needed to produce graduates with wide a knowledge that is contemporary with the present educational setup. For students to p...
  9. School: Creighton University - Creighton University now offers the online graduate degree Master of Dispute Resolution-Education Concentration. This is an interdisciplinary degree designed to prepare professionals in their roles as conflict specialist and facilitators in various school institutions. It focuses on giving them a...
  10. School: Grand Canyon University - This degree program prepares education professionals who want to advance their teaching careers in the academe. This master's degree in teaching is applicable to both elementary and secondary school teachers. And because this is offered by Grand Canyon University as an online degree, the professi...
  11. School: Benedictine University - Reading and literacy rates are some of the most common educational indexes of performance and effectiveness of the current educational system. In fact, those who are bound to reach far in life are those who are well steeped in books. It takes a master to be able to inculcate to students the wonde...
  12. School: Tiffin University - This graduate program's goal is to help PK-12 educators in effectively identifying and promoting quality classroom instruction, which is aligned with the academic standards in their respective disciplines. Applicants must have a qualifying degree from an accredited teacher preparation institution...