48 months
23800 USD/year
23800 USD/year
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Position yourself to meet the unique learning needs of your students with a Bachelor of Education in Middle Education (Social Sciences) at Liberty University.

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In Liberty University ’s School of Education, you’ll learn to instruct and develop courses from a social science-integrated approach. Classes in Economics, American History, and Comparative Civilization will prepare you to also teach these subjects.

Our courses are taught from a Christian perspective by educators with years of experience in Middle Grades social science education. Here, you’ll learn how to view teaching through a biblical worldview and make a positive impact in public, private, community, or homeschool settings.

Middle Education (Social Sciences) at Liberty University is the perfect degree for individuals who are passionate about specific content and want to help learners develop the same zest. This degree will give you the opportunity to begin a career in your content area and equips you with the qualifications needed to teach all students at the Middle Grades (i.e., 6th-8th grade) level.


Upon graduation, you will have the opportunity to gain state licensure and become certified to teach students in grades 6-8. With a B.Ed. in Middle Education degree, you will also be able to pursue additional endorsements for a career in administration or other areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey of Economics 
  • Survey of American History
  • Teaching Elementary and Middle School Social Sciences 
  • Middle School Curriculum and Instruction
  • Speech Communication
  • Composition and Rhetoric

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Submit your application by the priority deadline of Dec. 31. After this date, it's best to have your application for fall admission submitted by May 1.


124 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Admission decisions are competitive and are based primarily on the following factors:

  • Cumulative (unweighted) GPA from high school or college
  • GED scores (if applicable)
  • Consistency and trends of grades
  • Results from the SAT, ACT, or CLT
  • Essay submission
50% of admitted students come from within the following mid-ranges:
  • High School GPA: 3.15-3.83
  • SAT (ERW* and math only): 1020-1220
  • ACT composite: 20-27

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23800 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    23800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23800 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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