Counselor jobs are for people who have the desire to help others; for there comes a lot of mental and physical strain, when helping a person work through his or her problems. There is also a great reward as well that comes from helping students. If you have this desire and want to help change the future, this will be a great career to start with. Requirements for these positions vary from state to state, but typically one must possess a Master's Degree. For more information about the specific prerequisites, please refer to your state of residence's requirements.
Special Education Jobs
Special education jobs are best suited for a person who has the experience with helping and relating to a person or people who have special needs. These students have a strong need for someone skilled enough to help them through their schooling and obtaining their specific degree in the study of their interest. The main requirement, for a career in this field, is a degree in Specialized Education. Other requirements may vary from state to state.
Teacher Assistant Jobs
Teacher assistant jobs are a great way to help you determine whether or not an educational career is right for you. These assistants only work part time while continuing to pursue their Master's Degree. Typically, the only requirements to become a teacher's assistant are having a high school diploma, and currently attending an accredited college.