Missouri State University

Office of the Registrar

Undergraduate Catalog

2014-15 first edition, July 2014

Business Education

Major(s)

Business Education (Comprehensive)

Bachelor of Science in Education
(Certifiable grades 9-12)
  1. General Education Requirements - see General Education Program and Requirements section of catalog

  2. College of Business Admission and Program Requirements - see College of Business Admission and Program Requirements section of catalog

  3. Major Requirements (12 hours): CIS 195(3), CIS 205(3) or CIS 260(3), BSE 524(3), BSE 540(3)

  4. Professional Education Courses

    1. BSE 503(3), BSE 493(5-6), BSE 494(5-6)

    2. Professional Education Required Core and Competencies - see Teacher Certification, Teacher Education Program and Secondary Education Requirements section of catalog

  5. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements - see General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements section of catalog

  6. This program requires compliance with the Teacher Education Program requirements for eligibility to enroll in Professional Education courses; admission to and continuance in the Teacher Education Program; approval for supervised teaching; and recommendation for certification; as well as the requirements for Secondary Education. Refer to the Teacher Education Program section of the catalog for requirements.

  7. In order to meet Missouri state teacher certification requirements, candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Education degree are required to meet the following grade point average requirements: at least a 2.75 GPA on all course work attempted at all colleges attended; at least a 3.00 GPA in the certificate subject area (major field of study) which includes all courses listed under B and C; at least a 3.00 GPA in any additional certificate subject area; at least a 3.00 GPA in the professional education courses which includes all courses listed under D; and no grade lower than a "C" in all professional education courses. All GPA requirements include both Missouri State and transfer grades.

  8. In order to meet Missouri state teacher certification requirements for business, candidates are required to meet the following work experience requirements:  2,000 hours of work experience in a business related field, or completion of an internship approved by the CIS department.  Approval is determined by the nature of the employment in a business occupation.  The work experience hours and internship experience are documented within the professional education portfolio.

Minor(s)

Business Education

Bachelor of Science in Education
(Certifiable grades 9-12)
  1. ACC 201(3); BSE 524(3), 540(3); CIS 195(3), 201(2); CIS 205(3) or 260(3); CIS 429(3); ECO 155(3); MGT 286(3), 340(3); MKT 350(3); LAW 231(3) (35 hours)

  2. BSE 503(3) required for state teacher certification

  3. In order to meet Missouri state teacher certification requirements, all candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Education degree must have at least a 2.75 GPA (Missouri State and transfer grades combined) in the certificate subject area which includes all courses required for the minor.

  4. In order to meet Missouri state teacher certification requirements for business, candidates are required to meet the following work experience requirements: 2,000 hours of work experience in a business related field, or completion of an internship approved by the CIS department. Approval is determined by the nature of the employment in a business occupation. The work experience hours and internship experience are documented within the professional education portfolio.