A Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Education, with an emphasis in business and marketing education, prepares you to teach at the high school or postsecondary level, as well as in a corporate setting, in the subjects of marketing, finance, accounting, information technology, entrepreneurship and economics. You may also apply for Idaho secondary teacher certification with teaching endorsements in business technology education, marketing technology education, and economics.
The business and marketing education program focuses on the core areas of business critical to the development of knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for success in the workforce. As a student in the program, you will develop a well-rounded business knowledge, with courses in management, marketing finance, accounting and computer technology. You will learn how to examine and teach business-related subjects from a variety of perspectives. You’ll develop skills for life, including the following highly marketable skills:
- Strong communication skills
- Computer skills
- Accounting and financial skills
- Human relation skills
- Leadership skills
- Real work experience
Graduates of the program are certified to teach at the secondary level.
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the College of Education is located on the Moscow, Idaho campus. This degree option is available only on the Moscow campus, but you will have the opportunity to student teach at a school located nearly anywhere in the U.S.