Science Education

Interested in science education and outreach? There is great diversity in the careers that you can follow:

  • Teach science at K-12
  • Become a college lecturer or faculty at a community college
  • Work for a non-profit or professional organization on science education outreach
  • Develop your own outreach initiative
  • Work with publishers on science education materials (books, videos, etc.)
  • Work in a museum or science center

You would need excellent teaching, presentation and communication skills, as well as grant writing skills if you plan to work for a non-profit.

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We thank Kathryn Tifft Oshinnaiye for her assistance in compiling the above information.