At Roosevelt, you’ll build inclusive, engaging relationships with faculty, school practitioners and learners. Immerse yourself in diverse school and community cultures.
The middle school education degree is ideal for students who don’t have an undergraduate degree in education but aspire to transform schools and classrooms. The program nurtures social justice leadership skills and coaches candidates toward career success.
Teaching is a rewarding profession, but requires a lot of commitment and preparation. At Roosevelt, you can expect focused and practical assignments, engaging discussion, small group projects, and field experiences in diverse schools and classrooms.
In your final semester, you’ll complete a 15-week student teaching experience under the guidance of a mentor teacher and a university supervisor.
The middle school education program prepares you for the edTPA, the capstone assessment for an Illinois teaching license.
Add one or more of endorsements to your teaching license:
Associate Professor of Secondary Education, Roosevelt University