An online degree in Education Studies from Ashford University can be a gateway to beginning a career for those interested in working with learners in any of the following settings: business, public sector, education, childcare, recreation centers, non-profit organizations, health & human services, counseling, social work, psychology, sociology, and career services. Your online courses cover topics from phonics and English language learners to curriculum and child development. Learn to adapt instruction to meet the unique needs of diverse learners. You can also choose a specialization to add focus to your degree. Upon completion of your Bachelor of Arts in Education Studies, you may be able to continue your path to certification with a state-specific program. Each state offers different pathways.