Middle Childhood Education - BS

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Bachelor's degree and above, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching. 131203


UAFS’s Bachelor of Science in middle childhood education (grades 4-8) program provides an in-depth curriculum with concentrations in English, math, science, and social studies taught by accomplished education faculty. Coursework meets Arkansas and National Middle School Association standards for teacher licensure in middle childhood. There is a separate application for admission into the School of Education, and requirements for admission may change over time. Students must meet admission requirements that are current at the time of their final application for admission to the teacher education program.




Entrance Requirements

Combination of Education and Course(s)


University of Arkansas - Fort Smith (UAFS)

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

Fort Smith

Local WIB

5035 - Western

Name of Credential

Bachelor of Science - Middle Childhood Education

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Federal Student Aid including Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work Study, Federal Direct Loans.  Arkansas Division of Higher Education scholarship programs including AR Academic Challenge, AR Future Grant, AR Workforce Challenge, etc. UAFS institutional scholarships, UAFS Foundation scholarships and outside third party scholarships and programs

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


In-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

25-2022.00Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status



PO Box 3649, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72913

Phone Number

(479) 788-7000

Fax Number

(479) 424-6958

Last Updated

Oct 17, 2023


Oct 19, 2020


Oct 17, 2024

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