Business teachers play an important role in the development of organizational pioneers.

Business teachers play an important role in the development of organizational pioneers. They introduce future executives to the world of business and give them the foundation it takes to be successful. If you have a passion for teaching and are looking to mold tomorrow's business leaders, the Business Teaching program at UNI Business will get you started.


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Business Teaching Salary

The career paths in Business Teaching are centered on teaching in middle school, secondary and post-secondary levels. The education you receive from UNI Business will make Business Teaching jobs highly accessible to you after graduation.

Salaries for business teachers vary based on the different levels of education. 

The national average for high school teachers was $58,030 per year in May 2016, while the national average for business post-secondary educators was $96,770.


UNI Business Business Teaching Curriculum

Faculty in the College of Education and UNI Business will work together to teach you how to help students understand economic principles and their relation to business problems. In addition, our Business Teaching program will also assist you in becoming certified in accounting and give you a solid understanding of information technology, business law, and other business subjects.


Business teaching courses include:

  • Level 1 Field Experience: Exploring Teaching

  • Dynamics of Human Development

  • Decision Analytics

  • Business Professionals in Training

  • Principles of Managerial Accounting

  • Principles of Marketing

  • Introduction to Information Systems

  • Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Classrooms

  • Communication and Financial Literacy in Business    

  • Field Experience in Business Teaching

  • Advanced Curriculum and Methods for Business Education

  • Organizational Management

  • Operations Management

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Business Policy and Strategy

  • Schools and American Society

  • Human Relations: Awareness and Application

  • Secondary School Teaching 

A degree in Business Teaching will prepare you for success in the classroom by giving you the experience to teach introductory and general business classes to middle school, secondary and post-secondary students.

If you’re looking for a career that is in demand, the business teaching major at UNI holds a 100% placement rate.


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Use your love for business and passion for teaching to make a difference in the lives of middle and high school students. Learn more about the business teaching program by completing the form below.

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