Middle Level Education Major (Levels 4-9)
This baccalaureate degree program is designed to provide focused preparation for students planning to teach at the middle school (4-9) grade levels. Students complete the General University Course Requirements (GUCR’s), professional education core courses, specialty methods courses, selected concentration and required supporting courses.
Upon satisfactory completion of all requirements for a B.A. in Education degree and all state certification requirements, including successful completion the WEST-E in their concentration/endorsement area of study, and Teacher Performance Assessment, Heritage University recommends the student to the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction for the Washington State Residency Teacher Certificate. The certificate will include the endorsement earned at that time by the student. Candidates must pass the specifically required WEST-E before any endorsement will be recommended.
A minimum of 126 credits, including 48 upper-division credits (300-level and above), is required for graduation.