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Minor in Middle Level Education

For students admitted to a teacher education program

Completion of this minor requires a minimum of fourteen semester hours of course work. Students will be required to complete the courses with grades of C (2.0) or higher while maintaining an overall grade-point average of 2.750 in education course work and a 2.750 cumulative grade-point average.

This minor includes all requirements for middle level approval on a K-9, K-12, or 6-12 teaching licensure. Areas of endorsement will be needed to teach at the middle level (see below).

Optimally, courses should be completed in the following sequence, however exceptions may apply:

  • EDU 260 Introductory Seminar in Middle Level Education (Quarter course)
  • EDU 361 Understanding the Middle Level Learner (PSY 318 is a course equivalent)
  • EDU 360 The Middle School: History, Philosophy, Organizational Structures, and Best Practices
  • EDU 462 Curriculum Integration for the Middle School
  • EDU 472 Capstone Seminar in Middle Level Education (Quarter course)
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