All middle school degree/certification programs require a minimum of 124 semester hours. Students who complete the requirements for the appropriate degree, fulfill certification requirements, and successfully pass the appropriate state examination tests will satisfy all requirements for middle school teacher certification in their area(s) of preparation. Four certification options are available to students desiring to teach at the middle
school level.

Areas of specialization in the Middle School Teacher Education program are available in the following areas:

Middle School Language Arts
Middle School Mathematics
Middle School Science
Middle School Social Studies