ND Middle Level Endorsement

Accredited online coursework for Middle Level Endorsement

The middle level endorsement is an optional certification that is added to a North Dakota teacher license.  The program is intended to serve students majoring in elementary and secondary education, as well as, practicing teachers who wish to teach in North Dakota middle school. 

Required Courses
EDUC 305Philosophy and Curriculum of Middle Level Education3
EDUC 375Teaching Reading in the Content Areas2
EDUC 470Methods of Teaching in the Middle School3
PSYC 250Developmental Psychology3
Students are required to complete a 20 hour practicum in an aproved middle level setting.
Total Credits11

Requiredments also include 24 credits in a content area such as Math, Science, English, or Social Science.  An option to completing the 24 credits in a content area involves a passing score on the Praxis II middle school content test.