Overview: 5th-8th GLP
Students who have earned a bachelor's degree in science or who have substantial coursework in science may be eligible for the middle-level science teacher education graduate licensure program. The program prepares individuals to teach science in fifth-grade through eighth-grade classrooms. The program combines general education courses, professional education coursework at the undergraduate and graduate level, and science content courses with multiple field experiences in middle schools.
Benefits of the program include:
- Program Reputation - KU’s Graduate Licensure Program in Middle Level Science Education is offered through the KU School of Education, which recently ranked 9th in the nation was according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Public Education Schools.
- Nationally-accredited Program - The KU School of Education is accredited under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Standards through the CAEP Accreditation System.