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Professional Education Certification

Become certified to teach

Already have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university?

Obtain your first teaching certificate with our help.

Currently Missouri State offers over 30 different certification programs at either the postbaccalaureate (nondegree-seeking) or graduate level. Alternative certification programs approved by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) are available in several areas.

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