Middle School Education

Middle School Minor

Required Core - 11 semester hours

  • EPSY 428 - Child & Adolescent Development
  • MLED 473 - Principles and Practices of Teaching Middle School
  • MLED 480 - Middle Level Methods
  • MLED 495 - Practicum

English/Language Arts - 12/15 semester hours

  • ENGL 304 - Fundamentals of English Grammar
  • ENGL 406 - Adolescent Literature
  • OR
  • LIBM 205 - Children’s Literature
  • SEED 450 - Reading and Content Literacy
  • OR
  • ELED 315 - Foundations & Theory of Reading
  • SEED 424 - 7-12 Language Arts Methods
  • OR
  • ELED 440 - K-8 Language Arts Methods
  • SPCM 101 - Fundamentals of Speech

Mathematics - 14/15 semester hours

Electives - 6 semester hours

  • MATH 102 - College Algebra
  • MATH 342 - Math Concepts for Teachers II
  • SEED 418 - 7-12 Math Methods
  • OR
  • ELED 330 - K-8 Math Methods

Natural Science - 17/18 semester hours

  • ELED 303 - Earth and Physical Science for Elem Teachers
  • ELED 320 - K-8 Science Methods
  • OR
  • SEED 413 - 7-12 Science Methods

Take one of the following four courses & corresponding lab:

  • BIOL 101 - Biology Survey I
  • BIOL 101L - Biology Survey I Lab
  • BIOL 103 - Biology Survey II
  • BIOL 103L - Biology Survey II Lab
  • BIOL 151 - General Biology I
  • BIOL 151L - General Biology I Lab
  • BIOL 153 - General Biology II
  • BIOL 153L - General Biology II Lab

Take one of the following four courses & corresponding lab:

  • CHEM 106 - Chemistry Survey
  • CHEM 106L - Chemistry Survey Lab
  • CHEM 112 - General Chemistry I
  • CHEM 112L - General Chemistry I Lab
  • PHYS 101 - Survey of Physics
  • PHYS 101L - Survey of Physics Lab
  • PHYS 111 - Introduction to Physics I
  • PHYS 111L - Introduction to Physics I Lab

Take one of the following two courses & corresponding lab:

  • GEOL 201 - Physical Geology
  • GEOL 201L - Physical Geology Lab
  • GEOL 203 - Historical Geology
  • GEOL 203L - Historical Geology Lab

Social Science - 14/15 semester hours

Social Science Elective from ECON, GEOG, HIST, POLS, PSYC, SOC, or SS - 3 semester hours

  • GEOG 210 - World Regional Geography
  • POLS 100 - American Government
  • SEED 415 - 7-12 Social Science Methods
  • OR
  • ELED 360 - K-8 Social Science Methods

Take one of the following two courses:

  • HIST 151 - United States History I
  • HIST 152 - United States History II