Career Possibilities

A sampling of potential career opportunities for those with a Bachelor of Science, B.S. in Literacy, Learning and Leadership:

  The careers are separated by field of interest and level of experience.  

 

Career Fields:

 
 

Community Leadership

(Museums, Education Centers, Recreation, Community Centers)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Tutor
Outreach Specialist
GED Instructor
Senior Services Assistant
Social Worker
Outreach Coordinator
Special Events Coordinator
Volunteer Coordinator
Family Services Supervisor
Job/Skills Trainer
Retirement Home Recreation Director
Outreach Director
Community Project Director
Museum and Art Gallery Director
Fitness Director
Community Affairs Liaison
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.

Youth Programs

(Schools, Teen Centers, Libraries, Afterschool Programs)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Tutor
Youth Mentor
Camp Counselor
Afterschool Counselor
Camp Trip Leader
College Prep Advisor
Community Center Director
Youth Center Director
Youth Program Manager
Director of Student Activities
Camp and Conference Center Director
Afterschool Program Director
Activities Director
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.

Nonprofit & Service

(AmeriCorps, Nonprofits, Peace Corp, Outreach Programs, Homeless Shelters, At-Risk Programs, Help Lines)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Tutor
Outreach Specialist
Outreach Coordinator
Youth Program Coordinator
Nonprofit Assistant Director
Child& Youth Program Assistant
Recruiter
Low-income Community Program Assistant
Peace Corp member
AmeriCorps Member
Volunteer Coordinator
Family Services Supervisor
Outreach Services Director
Community Project Director
Nonprofit Program Lead
Nonprofit Program Manager/Director
Specialist
Community Outreach Director
Volunteer Program Director
Outreach Program Lead 
Outreach Abroad Consultant
Outreach Abroad Program Director
 
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.

Early Childhood Professionals

(Preschools, Day Care Centers, New Family Camps, Afterschool Programs, Family Shelters)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Tutor
Paraprofessional
Pre-k/Kindergarten Teacher
In-Home Health Provider
Camp Counselor, early childhood
After school program coordinator
Pre-K/Kindergarten Teacher
Early Ed. Camp Director
Family Care Program Director
Program Lead
Specialist
Development Specialist
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.

Higher Education

(High schools, Colleges/Universities, Financial Aid, Human Resources)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Academic Advisor
Graduation Services Advisor
Financial Aid Advisor 
Guidance Counselor
Career Counselor
Senior Advisor
Department Head
College Dean
Career Counselor 
Community Project Director
Activities Director
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.

 Policy Studies

(Government Agency, School Districts, Advisory Board)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Lobbyist
Community Outreach Coordinator
Higher Education Outreach Assistant
Legislative Assistant
Research Analyst/Associate
Community Outreach Director
School District Board member
Councilman/woman 
​Education Researcher
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.

Curriculum (Learning Design)

(Schools, Museums, Science Centers, Learning Centers)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Program Coordinator
Program Design Assistant
Special Activity Assistant
Special Activity Coordinator
Curriculum Designer
Educational Publisher
Learning Center Director
Special Activity Director
Outreach Director
Program Design Lead
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.

 Business

(Corporate Center, Big Business, Industry jobs, Small Business Owner)

Entry Level (0-3 years experience)

Practiced (5+ years experience)

Corporate Trainer
Human Resource Representative
Marketing Advisor
Customer Service Trainer
Public Relations Consultant
Day Care Center Founder/Co-Founder
Nonprofit Organization Franchisee
Afterschool Program Designer
Program Developer
Sales Representative
Manager
Lead Corporate Training Program Designer
Customer Service Lead
Corporate Outreach Project Manager
Organization Owner/Founder
Outreach Program Developer
After School Program Owner/Founder
National Outreach Organization CEO
UA Undergrad or Grad student? Check out Wildcat JobLink for more information.