Bachelor of Science in Middle Grades Education
Career Opportunities Teacher in middle grades (4-8); master teacher, supervising teacher in middle grades programs; curriculum developer; consultant or resource person; materials developer for publisher. A major in middle grades education leads to certification in grades four through eight by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. In addition to all the course requirements, students must pass the Teaching Field Content Exams for academic content area (GACE) prior to placement with a school system to student teach. Education majors must earn a grade of ‘C’ or better in all ED/SE courses and courses in his/her major areas of concentration.