Middle Childhood Generalist Science (4-6) Endorsement Preparation
School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies
404 White Hall
The Middle Childhood Generalist Science (4-6) Endorsement Preparation non-degree program has been approved by the Ohio Department of Education. The generalist endorsement can be added to a Middle Childhood license if you graduated from the Kent State Middle Childhood education program after 2004. Endorsement candidates need to earn a C or better in all courses that apply to licensure. The MC Generalist License will allow teachers to teach grades 4-6 only (in the concentration areas that are listed on the license).
The non-degree program is not a master's degree program. Students interested in obtaining a teaching license and a degree from Kent State University must also be fully admitted into the degree program and complete the prescribed coursework on the prospectus, in addition to courses that are prescribed here for the endorsement.
Fully Offered At:
- Kent Campus
- Bachelor of Science in Education Middle Childhood Education degree earned at Kent State University after 2004 or current BSE MCED student at Kent State University
- Minimum 3.00 GPA on a 4.000 scale
- Official transcript(s)
- Valid Middle Childhood teaching license from the State of Ohio
|BSCI 10110||BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY (KBS) (KLAB) (min C grade)||4|
|CHEM 10030||CHEMISTRY IN OUR WORLD (KBS) (min C grade)||3|
|EHHS 40092||PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE IN EDUCATION, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (ELR) (min C grade)||1|
|GEOL 11040||HOW THE EARTH WORKS (KBS) (min C grade)||3|
|GEOL 11041||HOW THE EARTH WORKS LABORATORY (KBS) (KLAB) (min C grade)||1|
|PHY 11030||SEVEN IDEAS THAT SHOOK THE UNIVERSE (KBS) (min C grade)||3|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||15|
- Minimum 3.000 overall GPA
Prior to program completion, the candidate must demonstrate proficiencies in the following areas (including but not limited to): Data literacy and analysis, use of research and assessment data, leadership and collaboration, utilizing and supporting appropriate technology for the discipline, and application of professional dispositions, laws and policies, codes of ethics and professional standards appropriate to their field of specialization.
Candidates seeking Ohio teaching licensure are required to pass specific requirements in order to apply for licensure from the Ohio Department of Education (ODE). Students should consult the Middle Childhood Education department for specific program requirements and refer to the Ohio Department of Education - Educator Preparation website for more information on assessments specific to licensure type.