Oct 24, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Middle Grades Education, BS


Program Coordinator: Jamin Carson (136 Speight Building; 252-328-5711; carsonj@ecu.edu)

A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required for admission to the program. Students must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. A minimum grade of C (2.0) is required in each of the professional studies and specialty area courses for middle grades licensure.

Minimum degree requirement is 120 s.h. of credit as follows:

1. General education requirements - 40 s.h.


(For information about courses that carry general education credit see General Education Program.)

Note: A total of 6 credit hours in each academic concentration, except general science, may be double-counted toward general education requirements. For the general science academic concentration, 7 s.h. may be double-counted toward general education requirements. See Section 4.

4. Academic concentration - 35*-48 s.h.


Middle grades majors are required to complete two academic concentrations appropriate for licensure. A methods course is required for certification in each of the two academic concentrations leading to middle grades licensure. No substitutions for methods classes may be made without special middle grades program approval.

Middle Grades education majors must have a minimum grade of C (2.0) in each of the concentration courses.

*A total of 6 credit hours in each academic concentration, except general science, may be double counted toward general education requirements. For the general science academic concentration, 7 s.h. may be double-counted toward general education requirements.

5. Electives to complete requirements for graduation.