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SMGE

Secondary & Middle Grades Education

B.S. in Education in Secondary Education

Program Overview

Program Description

The B.S. in Education in Secondary Education is designed to prepare effective teachers for learners in the secondary grades (grades 6 through 12), and leads to initial teacher certification in mathematics, biology, chemistry, or physics for grades 6-12 in Georgia.

The program emphasizes development of candidate understanding of adolescent development, educational psychology, curriculum, assessment, and teaching strategies particular to the teaching of secondary mathematics or secondary science. Through yearlong clinical experiences, candidates learn to apply all they have learned so that they can impact the learning of all of their students.

Program of Study

The program includes 120-124 total hours, including, at least, 33 hours of professional sequence courses.

We offer the following the following concentrations:

  • B.S.Ed. in Secondary Education in Mathematics Education [120 credit hours]
  • B.S.Ed. in Secondary Education in Chemistry Education [121 credit hours]
  • B.S.Ed. in Secondary Education in Physics Education [123 credit hours]
  • B.S.Ed. in Secondary Education in Broad Field Education (Biology Emphasis) [124 credit hours]
Admission Requirements and Deadlines

This program is governed by two sets of admission requirements and deadlines: 1) Kennesaw State University's undergraduate admissions requirements, including the Competitive Admissions Model, and 2) the Bagwell College of Education admission policies for Teacher Education.

Please be sure to review both websites to ensure that you have met all requirements for program admission.

Contact Us

For more information about this degree program, please call 470.578.6314 or email bsedsmge@kennesaw.edu. For more information on undergraduate admissions, please call 770.423.6300 or email KSUAdmit@kennesaw.edu. For more information on advisement in undergraduate education programs, please call Education Student Services at 470.578.6105 or email BCOE_advising@kennesaw.edu.