Middle Grades Education

Format
Level of Study
Degree Type
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
at a Glance

The B.S. in Middle Grades Education (MGE) program develops and trains middle grades educators to teach fourth through eighth grades who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, professional dispositions, and Christian attitudes associated with being an effective teacher.

What can you do with a degree in middle grades education?

Upon graduation students will be fully certified teachers for the state of Georgia. Graduates are credentialed to teach in both public and private schools.

Why Study Middle Grades Education at Point?

Program & Course Information

Students in the program progress from general education courses and foundational education courses into the Teacher Education Program (TEP), which includes three terms of teacher education courses with field experiences. Students choose two of the following areas as a primary concentration and secondary concentration: language arts, math, science and social studies.

Students in the program progress from general education courses and foundational education courses into the Teacher Education Program (TEP), which includes three terms of teacher education courses with field experiences. Students choose two of the following areas as a primary concentration and secondary concentration: language arts, math, science and social studies.

Program Faculty

Director of Disability Services and Associate Professor of Education
Dean of the College of Education, Professor of English and Education
Director of Disability Services and Associate Professor of Education
Dean of the College of Education, Professor of English and Education

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Go Beyond the Classroom

Students begin spending time in classrooms at the beginning of their junior year. Most students complete student teaching with Troup County Schools, although some students complete student teaching in other locations.

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Career Opportunities

Make a Difference

Upon graduation, students are qualified to teach 4th through 8th grades in public and private schools.

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