Master of Arts in Education: Specialty Area Requirements for Special Education
- A strong liberal arts and sciences baccalaureate degree with at least 2.75 cumulative undergraduate GPA (3.0 preferred)
- Three letters of recommendations submitted
- Personal statement regarding the desire and disposition to work with students with disabilities.
GPA Sheet—Special Education
Current as of 1 July 2018
Please see your Education advisor each semester to ensure smooth processing through the program.
Students being certified to teach in Missouri must have a 2.75 or higher GPA overall, a 3.0 GPA or higher in their content area, and a 3.0 GPA or higher in professional classes (mostly education classes). This GPA sheet was crafted to help students keep track of these three GPA calculations, as well as to aid with advisement and enrollment. If students have any questions about their GPA, they should meet with their specialty area advisor.Download GPA Sheet