Preparatory Year in Education

Top Preparatory Year Programs in Education

Education

When students obtain a high school diploma and embark on a field of study, they often turn to preparatory programs to begin their education. These programs provide basic core courses and introduce the students’ field. Preparatory programs generally a year or less.

What are preparatory programs in education? These programs are designed to introduce scholars to the knowledge and skills they will need to be the world’s future educators. Programs may include basic courses in writing, communication, psychology and public speaking, as well as general survey courses in the areas of history, science, mathematics and literature. Preparatory education courses are likely to involve topics such as classroom management, lesson planning, student development and learning theory.

These programs begin to prepare future professionals by teaching them time-management skills, which will come in handy when they are balancing the many demands of their first teaching job. Students can learn how to recognize different learning styles for more effective instruction and to give great presentations, which will not only help them get jobs in education, but also excel at them.

When budgeting for the next step in their education, interested individuals are advised to compare costs of schools they are considering, as costs vary greatly both by country and university. The financial aid department of one’s chosen university may be able to offer guidance or help.

While many education majors pursue teaching careers, there are many jobs for which education courses prepare them. Those who study education often find that their passion to see others succeed makes them well-suited for careers in counseling, such as guidance counselor, career advisor and school psychologist. Many seek jobs in administration, becoming principals, admissions counselors or recruiters. They may also use their teaching skills as education consultants or curriculum directors.

Interested individuals can prepare for the education field at many universities worldwide or through a wide selection of online programs. Search for your program and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Pre-Programme

Cambridge Centre for Sixth-Form Studies
Campus Full time Part time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom Cambridge + 1 more

The Pre-Programme at CCSS is the perfect all round preparation for academic study, as well as being a great introduction to life at an independent sixth-form college in the UK... [+]

The Pre-Programme at CCSS is the perfect all round preparation for academic study, as well as being a great introduction to life at an independent sixth-form college in the UK.

Ideal for students aged 14-17, each Pre-Programme gives the student a personalised learning experience. A blend of expert English Language teaching and the very best introduction to subject lessons, sports activities and cultural excursions creates a rewarding English learning experience.

The Pre-Programme at CCSS is offered as a full one-year course and we can offer short courses for two terms, for one term and for half a term. All Pre-Programme Courses can lead to further full-time study at CCSS.

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Pre-Professional Programs

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Richmond

Pre-professional programs are designed to prepare you for admission to professional schools or programs. The Center for Pre-Professional Advising can advise on all issues relating to your professional goals, curriculum, professional school admission requirements, and the application process. [+]

Pre-professional programs are designed to prepare you for admission to professional schools or programs. The Center for Pre-Professional Advising can advise on all issues relating to your professional goals, curriculum, professional school admission requirements, and the application process.

EKU Pre-Professional Programs Pre-Law Pre-Medicine Pre-Pharmacy Pre-Dentistry Pre-Veterinary Medicine (Biology) Pre-Veterinary Medicine (Agriculture) Pre-Optometry Pre-Physical Therapy Pre-Physician Assistant Pre-Professional Programs vs. Four-Year Majors

The Pre-Professional Programs are NOT majors at Eastern Kentucky University. Instead, you may choose any major that interests you,and incorporate professional program requirements into your course planning and extra-curricular experiences.... [-]


Superintendent Professional Certification Preparation Program

Texas Tech University in the Hill Country
Campus Full time 15 hours September 2019 USA Fredericksburg Marble Falls + 1 more

Texas Tech University's Superintendent Professional Certification Preparation Program is designed for working teachers and principals interested in pursuing careers as school district Superintendents in Texas. [+]

Superintendent Professional Certification Preparation Program

Texas Tech University's Superintendent Professional Certification Preparation Program is designed for working teachers and principals interested in pursuing careers as school district Superintendents in Texas.

Program Overview 15 credit hours Coursework is completed using a variety of instructional methods. Cohort students follow a predetermined schedule of courses. Course rotation varies by cohort. New cohorts begin in the first summer session. Professional school superintendent certification also requires a satisfactory score on SBEC's TExES examination for school superintendents, a valid Texas teacher certificate, a valid Texas Principal Certificate and two years of teaching experience. Semester-based courses align with the Academic Calendar of Texas Tech University. Application Process ... [-]

Path2Master

IUBH University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 1 semester October 2019 Germany Bad Honnef Berlin + 1 more

Do you have a university degree in a non-business subject, and would like to pursue a career in management? Or do you want to complete a 60 ECTS Master's programme, but don't fulfill all of the requirements? Start your Master's career with our Path2Master programme! We prepare non-business graduates for a business master and provides you with an extra 30 ECTS. [+]

Thorough preparation accounts for 50% of success in life" - German saying

Do you have a university degree in a non-business subject, and would like to pursue a career in management? Or do you want to complete a 60 ECTS Master's programme, but don't fulfill all of the requirements?

Start your Master's career with our Path2Master programme! We prepare non-business graduates for a business master and provides you with an extra 30 ECTS.

Facts & Figures Focus on your success in your IUBH Master programme

In our Path2Master programme, you focus on classical business administration content. This semester provides you with the ideal preparation for the business content in the subsequent semesters of your Master programme. You can also become acquainted with your later specializations and will gain knowledge in the important fundamentals of business administration.... [-]


Pre-Master Programme

IUBH University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 months October 2019 Germany Bad Honnef

IUBH has been awarded best German university for career development, accreditors praised IUBH´s consistent, fact-based approach in integrating feedback of all levels in order to increase IUBH graduates career prospects. [+]

"Thorough preparation accounts for 50% of success in life" - German saying

IUBH has been awarded best German university for career development, accreditors praised IUBH´s consistent, fact-based approach in integrating feedback of all levels in order to increase IUBH graduates career prospects.

Latest IUBH research has shown that student and graduate success highly depends upon communication skills in scientific and business English, being integrated into the international community and learning skills. Success in the German job market is highly determined by a good knowledge of German language.

Facts & Figures Focus on your success in your IUBH Master programme The IUBH PreMaster builds skills in order to leverage your success and to give you the best possible start. You live on Campus, you get acquainted with all the facilities, such as IUBH´s world-class library, the globally oriented Campus, your fellow students from over 85 nations as well as the surroundings of Bad Honnef. Once your degree programme starts, you can entirely focus on your studies and your personal success. Everything else, time-consuming and distracting, has been done before - and your success story can start! Guaranteed progression into high-end quality IUBH Master programmes IUBH research has shown, that success at IUBH and in the German economy depends highly upon communication skills, successful study habits, and personal networks. All these are trained intensively in the PreMaster programme - in order to give you the best possible start into your global career. Upon graduation, your progression into all our high-class master's programmes... [-]