What You’ll Learn
The Middle Level Education program prepares you to be an effective classroom teacher for grades 5th-8th. Middle-level majors are involved in early and on-going experiences in classrooms and learning to work both independently and collaboratively to affect positive change in schools and society.
Graduates of the Middle Level Education program are prepared to be educators that embody the attitudes and skills of dedicated professionals. They are committed to working with others to provide a quality education for young students.
The Columbia College Difference
The Education Division at Columbia College provides opportunities for you to collaborate and exercise leadership in your career through hands-on learning experiences. The level of understanding and expertise we pass on to young educators is what makes our teaching students exceptional.
Additional Course Options
As a Middle Level Education major, you will complete the required coursework for Middle Level certification during this program.
You may choose up to two concentrations in a particular subject.
This concentration is best suited for students who wish to focus on English education for the Middle Education level.
- Social Sciences
This concentration is best suited for students who wish to focus on history, politics, geography, and current events for the Middle Education level.
This concentration is best suited for students who wish to focus on the life sciences for the Middle Education level.
This concentration is best suited for students who wish to focus on Mathematics for the Middle Education level.
Middle Level Education is recognized by the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) and the South Carolina Department of Education.