2021-2022 University Catalog 
    Aug 19, 2022  
2021-2022 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Education: Middle Childhood (4-9), B.S.Ed.

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For a Middle Childhood Education license, a student must major in Middle Childhood Education, and earn a baccalaureate degree, including the prescribed program of general education, and professional education. In addition, the student must also take the required courses in two of the following teaching fields:

  • Reading and Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies

Depending on the teaching fields chosen, students may need to complete additional method courses that correspond to each teaching field. Social Studies students should take EDU 345 , Science students should take EDU 346 , and Math students should take EDU 347 .

Minimum Professional Education Credits Required: 54 (plus additional method courses)


The degree earned with a major in middle childhood education is a Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.Ed.).

*Teaching fields qualify as minors for middle childhood majors.

See the School of Education  for REQUIRED courses in each area.

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