Program Requirements

English

Bachelor of Science in Education (Certifiable grades 9-12)
  1. General Education Program and Requirements
    Specific General Education Requirements in order to meet state certification: ENG 110(3), 321(3); PSY 121(3)
  2. Major Requirements
    1. ENG 235(3), 338(3), 390(3), 520(3), 521(3); ENG 491(3) or 494(3)
    2. One course from: ENG 350(3), 351(3), 517(3), 519(3), 553(3), 557(3), 558(3), 559(3), 562(3)
    3. One course from: ENG 354(3), 355(3), 455(3)
    4. One course from: ENG 340(3), 341(3), 362(3), 512(3), 541(3), 543(3), 544(3), 546(3), 547(3), 548(3), 568(3)
    5. One additional 400 or 500-level ENG elective course (3), not taken to fulfill another major or Professional Education requirement.
    6. ENG 312(3)-students may substitute ENG 513 for ENG 312 but may not count ENG 513 as their required 500-level ENG elective course.
    7. Public Affairs Capstone Experience will be fulfilled by completion of ENG 432(5-6) and ENG 433(5-6).
  3. Professional Education Courses. Note: A grade of ā€œCā€ or better in each course is required for state certification.
    1. ENG 405(6), ENG 432(5-6), ENG 433(5-6)
    2. Professional Education Required Core and Competencies - see Teacher Education Program
  4. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements
  5. This program also requires compliance with the Teacher Education Program 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 which includes following GPA requirements. All GPA requirements include both Missouri State and transfer grades.
    1. at least a 2.75 GPA on all course work attempted at all colleges attended
    2. at least a 3.00 GPA in the certificate subject area (major field of study) which includes all courses listed under B
    3. at least a 3.00 GPA in any additional certificate subject area
    4. 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