The social studies 5-9 program, which offers a subject specialization for certification, is intended primarily for students preparing to teach in middle schools. This endorsement is offered only as an add-on to the K-6 elementary program or to any of the secondary programs.
Curriculum for Teaching Field Endorsement in Social Studies Grades 5-9
See professional education course listings under Education: Professional Studies Core for Endorsement in Middle School Education (40-48 hours required). Special Methods of Teaching Social Studies is EDUC 422.
Contact Person: Department of Education, Knutti Hall 107, 304-876-5305.