Earning a graduate certificate in middle level education could be your chance to expand your expertise and make yourself more marketable.

This online graduate certificate:

  • prepares you to address the specific and unique needs of middle school students
  • gives you increased job flexibility
  • helps you build a strong support network of middle school contacts throughout Indiana and beyond
  • allows you to earn graduate credit from a nationally recognized teacher education program

This certificate addresses issues pertaining to the effective education of middle school students including developmental characteristics of adolescents, planning and implementing effective instruction for middle level learners, and facilitating learning environments conducive to academic success in middle schools. This 15-credit program is designed for teachers interested in enhancing their abilities to address the specific and unique needs of middle level learners.

Mode of Delivery

This program is offered 100 percent online.

Academic Advisors

Cathy Siebert, Associate Professor of Secondary Education Methods/Supervision
Department of Educational Studies

Next Steps

 Learn more about our certificate requirements and the admission process.