The middle grades are crucial years of education.
UND offers the only middle level teacher education program in North Dakota. You'll get equipped with the knowledge and skills to be an effective teacher of students in the fifth through eighth grades.
- Program type:
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 4 years
- Credit hours:
Why major in middle level education at UND?
Middle Level Education Degree
Be part of the NDMTSS Social Emotional Learning Network. You’ll share experiences, celebrate successes, and problem-solve perceived barriers related to social emotional learning.
Earn additional teaching credentials such as a double major in middle and elementary education. You may add minors and endorsements in fields such as athletic coaching, health education and literacy, English language learners and special education.
You'll have the opportunity to work with teachers and students in partner schools for about 800 hours.
Enhance your experience by studying abroad with opportunities at universities in Finland, Ireland, Hungary, New Zealand, Norway and elsewhere.
The college offers opportunities to be involved in scholarly research, including the search for grants and other funding.
All teacher education programs at the University of North Dakota are accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The Middle Level Education degree is also approved by the North Dakota Educational Standards and LIcensing Board.
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UND's Middle Level Education program focuses on student teaching and real world experience.