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Master's degree in Middle Level Education
The master's degree in Middle Level Education (EDML) is a 30-credit program with concentrations in Middle Level Mathematics, Science, English/Language Arts, and Social Studies. The degree prepares teachers to better meet the needs of adolescent learners in a particular content area.
Optional Pa. grades 4 through 8 certification
The degree plus certification option is a 36-credits master of science degree that prepares teachers to apply for Pennsylvania's new grades 4 through 8 certificate in one of the below concentrations. Prospective students must hold level I or level II instruction certification. The curriculum for the degree and certification program includes:
adolescent development, cognition and learning;
subject matter pedagogy;
assessment in their program of study.
For either program, students will select one of four concentrations at the time of application:
Middle Level Mathematics
Middle Level Science
Middle Level Social Studies
Middle Level English/Language Arts
Convenient online format
This program is conducted completely online. It culminates with an internship course, during which students will work under the mentorship of a middle-level educator in their area of specialization in a local school setting.
Applicants must select a program and concentration at the time of admission. Requirements for admission and the admission process are found under the related links for admissions. Applicants must follow the admission process as outlined. Online applications are preferred.