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Early Childhood Education Career Opportunities

How can I put this major to work?

  • Child Advocate
  • Child Care Worker
  • Curriculum Development Specialist
  • Early Childhood Director Parent
  • Educator

  • Researcher
  • Teacher: Early Childhood (B-3rd grade)
  • Teacher: Early Childhood/Special Ed (B-3rd grade)
  • Teacher Assistant

Who hires early childhood education majors?

  • Day Care Centers & Nursery Schools
  • Community Centers / Organizations:
  • Camps, YMCA/YWCA
  • Dept. of Education
  • Government Agencies: Head Start, Local/State/Federal
  • Non-profit agencies

  • Private homes
  • Publishers: Textbook, Magazines, Books, Internet
  • Research & Development Centers
  • Schools (private & public)

What are a few organizations that have employed Fontbonne graduates?

  • Clayton Early Childhood Center
  • Kirkwood School District
  • Lindbergh School District
  • Mehlville School District
  • Morgan School
  • Northwest School District

  • Rockwood School District
  • St. Genevieve Elementary School
  • Webster Groves School District
  • YWCA Head Start
  • Zion Lutheran School

How can Fontbonne help with my career development?

At Fontbonne, we are committed to helping you achieve your career goals from your first day to well beyond graduation. Our office provides a range of free services online and in person for our current students and alumni, including:

  • Career counseling
  • Personality and interest assessments
  • Guidance when choosing majors and careers
  • Networking assistance
  • Resume and cover letter assistance

  • Mock interviews and interview prep
  • On-Campus Interviewing
  • Job and internship search advice
  • Work place etiquette training
  • Search for opportunities on Purple Briefcase


Early Childhood Education Career Opportunities

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6800 Wydown Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63105


Mon – Thurs 8:00am – 4:30pm

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