Middle Childhood Education

Majors: 
Major Academic Plan: 
Education - Middle Childhood

EDU 207, 227, 230, 350, 375, 400, 414; EIS 285, 379 and two of the following: EDU 360, 373, 380, 390. The goal of this track is to prepare teachers for grades 4 through 9. Students in this track must complete two of the following Areas of Concentration:

Language Arts

  • ENG 102
  • MED 216
  • ENG 210 or MED 212
  • ENG 231 or 232
  • NDI 382
  • EDU 218
  • MED 156
  • EDU 324
  • EDU 360

Social Studies

  • EDU 373
  • ECO 102
  • HIS 105
  • HIS 106
  • HIS 107
  • POL 227
  • HIS 113
  • HIS 120
  • NDI 310

Mathematics

  • EDU 380
  • MTH 117
  • MTH 118
  • CPS 100 or 150
  • MTH 115 *
  • MTH 121
  • MTH 210
  • MTH 222

Science

  • EDU 390
  • BIO 110 (3) and 110L (1)
  • ENS 101
  • PHY 100
  • PHY 172
  • CHM 103
  • GEO 101 and 101L
  • +1 hour in a lab in either ENS, CHM, or PHY

* Students who have achieved academic credit for MTH 210 (without 115) are exempt from 115.

Junior Level Discipline-Specific Communication Requirement for Middle Childhood is EDU 350. The Senior Capstone is EDU 427.

Middle Childhood Generalist

The Middle Childhood Generalist is an endorsement available only to those already holding a middle childhood license. It will allow the candidate to teach all subjects in grades 4-5-6 only. It is designed to meet the need in those schools with self-contained classrooms in those grades. The candidate will not be restricted to self-contained situations. Grade level is the only restriction.

To add English:
Take: ENG 101 and ENG 102

To add Math:
Take: MTH 117 and MTH 118

To add Social Studies
Take: HIS 107 and POL 127

To add Science
Take: BIO 110 and PHY 172

Anyone who has already graduated may also add this endorsement to their license through Heidelberg by meeting the requirements listed above. Candidates must add both of the non-concentration areas to be able to teach in a self-contained classroom.