About the Middle Childhood Education Major
Our program in middle childhood education will provide you with a strong liberal arts foundation coupled with the hands-on experience critical to successful teaching. Forward-thinking and inspiring professors engage teacher candidates in “real” teacher activities such as preparing curriculum units, creating classroom management plans and developing methods of assessment. You will spend time in real classrooms observing, assisting and teaching – an array of experiences that will prepare you to be a highly-qualified and motivating teacher in our 21st century world.
Mount Union’s Department of Education was ranked #2 in Ohio, #6 in the Great Lakes region, and #18 in the nation as a best value in College Factual’s 2018 rankings. The department was also ranked #6 in Ohio and #21 in the Great Lakes region for quality and #12 in Ohio and #37 in the Great Lakes region for the highest paid graduates. The department’s programs were also cited among institutions with the most popular and most focused programs. The department’s intervention specialist program #1 in Ohio, #5 in the Great Lakes region, and #11 in the nation as a best value. The department was also ranked #5 in Ohio and #17 in the Great Lakes region for quality, #5 in Ohio and #17 in the Great Lakes region for the highest paid graduates, and #11 in Ohio and #23 in the nation for focus.
Middle childhood education graduates have found success performing teaching in school districts in Ohio and throughout the country.
In addition, middle childhood education students also have pursued graduate studies at institutions across the country.
Learn more about the value of an education from Mount Union.
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