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Middle Grades Education, B.A.


Prepare for a career as a grades 5-9 teacher.


Bachelor of Science (B.S.)




Prestonsburg, Morehead, Ashland


4 Years

Course Requirements

What You'll Learn in the middle grades education program

You'll learn teaching techniques and pedagogy that will prepare you to teach middle-school-aged children. You'll gain not only classroom instruction but hands-on experience through required student teaching. Students complete 200 hours of field experience before their final student-teaching semester begins.

Note: Students interested in 5-9 certification must select two academic components from English, science, social studies and mathematics, or students may choose coursework for a single component in science. 

What You Can Do with a middle grades education Degree

You'll be equipped with the knowledge and skills to be an educator for grades 5-9 at public and private schools in Kentucky.

Admission to the middle grades education program

For admission to Morehead State University, see MSU admission requirements.

Contact Information

Department of Middle Grades & Secondary Education

601 Ginger Hall
Morehead, KY 40351

PHONE: 606-783-2079
FAX: 606-783-9132