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Master of Education in Middle Childhood Education

5-6 Licensure Endorsement

UALR’s MCED MEd program offers teacher licensure in grades 5 and 6.  To be eligible for the endorsement a candidate must meet the following criteria:

Teachers holding a standard P-4 Early Childhood teaching license are eligible for 5-6 endorsement in Math, Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts.

Teachers holding a standard P-4 Early Childhood teaching license are eligible for 7-12 endorsement in their license area.

These criteria must be in place before a candidate may be accepted into the licensure endorsement program.

Candidate must be fully admitted into the MCED MEd program which requires:

  • Valid teaching license
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 overall or 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate work
  • Successful completion of interview

Successfully complete the following requirements:

  • MCED 7312 Development of Young Adolescents
  • MCED 7314 Teaching the Middle Level Exceptional Child in the Inclusive Classroom
  • MCED 7315 Middle Level Curriculum and Pedagogy
  • Successful completion of Praxis II Middle Childhood Content Knowledge

Updated 10.14.2011