Submit a completed Request to Student Teach form to Clinical Services and Certification
staff in Lovinger 2170. Deadline for submitting the Request to Student Teach form
December 1st for student teaching in a fall semester
May 1st for student teaching in a spring semester Requests received after the deadlines will be charged a $100 late fee. No late requests will be accepted after the last preliminary meeting for student teachers
held each fall and spring semester.
Complete all coursework 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 the UCM 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.