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 Teacher Education Unit (TEU)

General Admission

Acceptance into teacher education
Minot State University teacher education candidates must formally apply and be accepted to their programs of study. Applications for admission are reviewed by MSUís Teacher Education Administrative Council at the end and beginning of each semester and the week prior to semester registration.

After being admitted to teacher education, a candidate may register for restricted education courses provided all other prerequisites are met. If the admitted candidateís GPA falls below 2.5 in any of the mandated areas, the candidate is placed on probation. This probation must be remedied during the following semester or the candidate is automatically dropped from teacher education.

Candidates who have been certified for teaching in another state or province may be admitted to teacher education without completing all application requirements, however, each case must be presented to the Teacher Education Administrative Council by the department chair in the candidate's major area of study.

Candidates applying for post-baccalaureate certification must work with the Teacher Education and Human Performance Department to complete a plan acceptable to the university and the Education Standards and Practices Board of North Dakota.

Application for Admission to Teacher Education must document or contain the following: