Education Careers

Teachers are in high demand in the Milwaukee area, especially in the areas of mathematics, science and bilingual education.

The median salary for teachers nationwide is about $51,000 annually. Beginning salaries for teachers in Wisconsin range from $25,000 to $41,000, depending on the school and/or district. With an advanced degree, you also could pursue a career as a principaloradministrator.

Professional Development

After you complete your degree and become a licensed teacher, you may want to continue your professional development. You can enroll at Mount Mary as a special student, as a student pursuing a Waldorf Teacher Certification or 316 Reading License, or as part of our Master of Arts in Education degree program. Many Mount Mary continuing education courses are offered in evenings, on weekends or in the summer.