College Business Teachers
On the Job
College Business Teachers teach courses in business administration, management, accounting, finance, and similar topics. They may also do research.
Typical Work Tasks
People who work in this career often:
- Guide class discussions.
- Attend training sessions or professional meetings to develop or maintain professional knowledge.
- Research topics in area of expertise.
- Stay informed about current developments in field of specialization.
- Plan community programs or activities for the general public.
- Develop instructional objectives.
- Collaborate with other agencies and institutions to coordinate educational matters.
- Support the professional development of others.
- Select educational materials or equipment.
- Advise educators on curricula, instructional methods, or policies.
Typical Working Conditions
- Using e-mail.
- Freedom to make decisions without supervision.
- The freedom to determine tasks, priorities, and goals.
- Working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.
- Coordinating or leading others.
- Meeting strict deadlines.
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