Submit a completed Request to Student Teach form to Clinical Services and Certification
staff in Lovinger 2170.
Deadlines for submitting the Request to Student Teach form
October 1st for student teaching in a fall semester
April 1st for student teaching in a spring semester
Requests received after the deadline may result in a delay or inability to complete
Completeallcoursework prior to your student teaching semester.
Achieve the following grade point averages:
Cumulative GPA of 2.75 of higher
Content GPA of 3.0 or higher
Professional education GPA of 3.0 or higher
No grade lower than a C in all professional education courses which are designated
by a book symbol in theUCM Undergraduate catalog.
Possess a current background check on file with DESE.
Take the Missouri content assessment test required by your area of certification.
A passing score on your specific Missouri content assessment test is required to be
eligible for an initial teaching certificate.