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Middle Childhood Education

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Middle Childhood Education leads to a teaching license for grades 4-9. Students choose two areas of concentration from language arts, math, science, and social studies.

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Interested in changing your major to Middle Childhood Education? Current EHE students interested in switching their major to Middle Childhood Education can call the Undergraduate Student Services Office at 614-292-9261 to schedule an appointment. Students who are interested in declaring a major in EHE must first meet with an EHE Academic Advisor. To schedule an appointment:

  • Call the Academic Advising Appointment line at 614-292-9261.
  • Stop by the front desk in A100 PAES Building

Middle Childhood Education is a competitive program. Students should complete nearly all of their GE and pre-major courses before applying to the major.

There is no guarantee students will be accepted into the full major by completing the minimum requirements successfully.

  • 2.75 or higher cumulative Ohio State and content GPA
  • Variety of pre-major courses
    • To create a plan for completing the pre-major courses, please consult with your assigned UGSS advisor.

Application Deadline: January 15

Ohio State academic programs are designed to prepare students to sit for applicable licensure or certification in Ohio. If you plan to pursue licensure or certification in a state other than Ohio, please review state educational requirements for licensure and certification and state licensing board contact information at