School of Education

Middle Grades Education Major

Elon's major in middle grades education prepares candidates to teach in middle schools. Upon successful completion of the program and all licensure requirements, graduates are eligible for a North Carolina teaching license and will be qualified to teach in grades 6-9.

Candidates majoring in middle grades education select and take courses in at least one subject area concentration chosen from Communication Skills, Social Studies, Mathematics, or Science and also complete professional education courses.