Missouri State University

Office of the Registrar

Undergraduate Catalog

2014-15 preliminary edition, April 2014

German Education



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

  2. Major Requirements (33 hours)

    1. Complete 33 hours beyond GRM 102. Of that total, at least 12 hours must come from upper-division courses, including at least six hours at the 400 or 500 levels. With advisor approval, a maximum of six hours from LLT 225 and LLT 271 may count toward the degree.

    2. MCL 499(0)

    3. Have an official ACTFL OPI (Oral Proficiency Interview) and receive a rating of at least "Advanced-Low."

  3. Professional Education Courses. Note: A grade of “C” or better in each course is required for state certification.

    1. MCL 413(3), 493(6), 496(6)

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

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

  5. This program also 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.

  6. 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; 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 C; and no grade lower than a "C" in all professional education courses. All GPA requirements include both Missouri State and transfer grades.