As a graduate of Missouri S&T's Teacher Education and Certification Department, you'll be certified to teach elementary or secondary education. Plus, you'll earn a degree in your content area, giving you options outside of education.

Join the over 100 students pursuing teacher certification at Missouri S&T! In our programs, you’ll be in education courses starting your first semester. Our students have extensive experiences in K-12 schools from their second semester through the last semester of student teaching. Technology badges and training are integrated throughout the program, and our graduates are highly sought after by school districts.

We offer embedded Project Lead The Way certification in our STEM-focused elementary program.

Elementary graduates earn a bachelor of arts in multidisciplinary studies with emphasis areas in STEAM & education and are certified to teach grades 1-6 in Missouri. This degree also allows greater flexibility in customizing your education.

Secondary graduates earn a bachelor of arts or a bachelor of science in their chosen certifiable area and are certified to teach grades 9-12 in Missouri.

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Annual Performance Report

View our 2019 Annual Performance Report from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.