Teach in 12
Master of Education with Secondary Teacher Certification

Students with a BA or BS degree can earn the state certificate to teach in secondary schools through UMSL’s accelerated program, Teach in 12. Courses also are appropriate for the optional Master’s of Education degree. Enrolling in UMSL’s teacher preparation program actively and uniquely engages students throughout your studies in working with secondary youths as they learn and develop in informal and formal learning settings.

Program Overview

Requires a minimum of 33 Credit Hours of graduate-level courses earned with a GPA of at least 3.0.

Program Details

Program details can be found here.

M.Ed. and Secondary Teacher Certification

Teach in 12

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Program Costs

Required courses charge UMSL Online tuition and fees and the College of Education Supplemental fee.


Because of the high expectations of participants in this program, students are required to seek advising prior to starting the program as well as before enrolling each term.

Office of Advising and Student Services (OASIS)