UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Bachelor of Arts in Education

The Bachelor of Arts in Education degree emphasizes a broader understanding and wider perspective of the field of education. Becoming a teacher takes preparation and planning. Students in this program will be able to:

  • Give clear and accurate instructions. They need to be excellent and articulate communicators.
  • Understand and know the content. They are well-versed and can modify instruction to meet the needs of their various students.
  • Know how to integrate and reinforce concepts from other disciplines.
  • Ensure that all of their students are challenged.
  • Know how to stay calm under stress.
  • Alleviate or address misunderstandings.
  • Use SMART goals (Specific, Measurable, Achieveable, Realistic, and Time-Bound)
  • Build and establish positive relationships with their students and colleagues.
  • Multitask.
  • Be resourceful.