College of  Education Programs

The following programs are coordinated by the Department of Elementary, Early & Special Education. Click here for more information

Initial Missouri Teacher Certifications
Early Childhood Education (B-3; undergraduate) Elementary Education (1-6; undergraduate)
Mild/Moderate Cross-Categorical Special Education (K-12; undergraduate or graduate) Early Childhood Special Education (B-3; graduate)
Certifications That Can be Added to Initial Missouri Teacher Certifications
Special Reading (K-12; graduate) Math Specialist Certificate (1-6; graduate)
English Language Learner (K-12; undergraduate or graduate) Early Childhood Special Education (B-3; )
Southeast Certificate Programs (Do Not Lead to any Externally Recognized Certification)
Autism Spectrum Disorder Certificate Teaching Assistant Certificate-Elementary/Special
Advanced Professional Development (Do Not Lead to any Externally Recognized Certification)
Exceptional Child Education (graduate) Elementary Education (graduate)
Clinical Programs
Applied Behavior Analysis (graduate)

The following programs are coordinated by the Department of Middle & Secondary Education. Click here for more information

Initial Teacher Certification: Middle School
Language Arts (5-9: undergraduate) Mathematics (5-9: undergraduate)
Science (5-9: undergraduate) Social Studies (5-9: undergraduate)
Initial Teacher Certification: Senior High School
Agriculture (9-12; undergraduate) Biology (9-12; undergraduate)
Chemistry (9-12; undergraduate) English (9-12; undergraduate)
Mathematics (9-12; undergraduate) Physics (9-12; undergraduate)
Social Studies (9-12; undergraduate) Technology & Engineering (9-12; undergraduate)
Unified Science: Biology (9-12; undergraduate) Unified Science: Physics (9-12; undergraduate)
Initial Teacher Certification: K-12
Art (K-12; undergraduate) Family & Consumer Sciences (B-12; undergraduate)
Spanish (K-12; undergraduate) French (K-12)
German (K-12; undergraduate) Music: Instrumental (K-12; undergraduate)
Music: Vocal (K-12; undergraduate) Physical Education (K-12; undergraduate)
Advanced Professional Development (Do Not Lead to any Externally Recognized Certification)
Secondary Education: Educational Studies (graduate) Master of Arts in Secondary Education: Educational Technology (graduate)
Southeast Certificate Programs (Do Not Lead to any Externally Recognized Certification)
Teaching Assistant Certificate-Middle/Secondary

The following programs are coordinated by the Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling. All programs listed below are at the graduate level. Click here for more information

Initial Missouri Certifications (Require Teacher Certification)
School Counselor (K-8) School Counselor (7-12)
Principal (K-8) Principal (7-12)
Advanced Missouri Certifications (Require Initial Principal or School Counselor Certification)
Educational Specialist in Counseling Specialist in Educational Administration
Special Education Administrator School Psychological Examiner
Advanced Professional Development (Do Not Lead to any Externally Recognized Certification
Teacher Leadership
Programs Not Associated with PK-12 Schools
Higher Education Administration Career Counseling
Mental Health Counseling Educational Leadership (Cooperative Doctoral Program)

Contact

573.651.2123
coe@semo.edu
Scully Building 301
College of Education
One University Plaza, MS 5500
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701