Middle Level Education

The Middle Level Education program prepares visionary educators to be recommended for South Carolina teacher licensure for grades 6-8.


The Middle Level Education program has specific competencies that are expected of candidates preparing to teach in grades 6-8. It meets the standards of the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE).

Middle Level Curriculum Sheet

Careers and Outcomes

Each step you take while enrolled in the School of Education is carefully outlined to guide your career pathways. Upon completion of a degree in Bachelor of Science in Middle Level Education, you will be able to pursue a career as:

  • Middle School Teacher
  • Child Center Director or Coordinator
  • Curriculum Developer (Grades 6-8)
  • Educational Consultant
  • Advocate for a middle level educational organization or professional association
  • Director of Education Services

Admissions Requirements

Prospective students interested in applying to this program are encouraged to review specific admissions requirements for the School of Education.

If you are interested in Middle Level Education, please contact:

Dr. Dywanna Smith
Assistant Professor of Education
Coordinator of Middle Level Education

Bowen Hall 114
Office: 8035355289
Email: dysmith@claflin.edu

Teacher Education Admissions
Claflin Academic Catalog

Courses & Requirements

View the academic catalog to see all courses and requirements.

2021-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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