Interested in combining your love of a subject--Art, Biology, Chemistry, English, Foreign Language, (French or Spanish), Government, History, Mathematics, Physics, Speech, Math/Science Composite, Science Composite--with an appreciation for inspiring adolescents?
Become a middle or high school teacher! On this journey Augustana University knows you want an education that is relevant, so we take a practical approach; you hit the ground running by mentoring students your freshman year. This practical experience in secondary schools continues throughout your program, and if you choose, it may include schools around the world. When exploring your future, discover why Augustana is secondary to none.
Hands-on learning engages students, showing them how cool science can be. I want to produce thinkers that contemplate current issues such as the impact of wind turbines on the surrounding environment or the quality of water flowing to our homes, because that is how science is experienced. In real life there are no textbooks- so let's not be afraid to get our hands dirty! — Natasha Wegner, science education major