Guide adolescents through a critical stage of their education.
The middle grades are crucial years of education—a time when children pass through the tumultuous time of adolescence. By earning a bachelor’s degree in middle level education, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and skills to be an effective teacher of students in the fifth through eighth grades.
- Program type:
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 4 years
- Credit hours:
Why major in middle level education at UND?
Middle Level Education Degree
On graduation, you'll work with a certification officer to complete materials needed to obtain the appropriate teaching license and/or endorsement. UND offers the only middle level teacher education program in the state.
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.