The Department of Teacher Education & Kinesiology has a rich heritage at Minot State University. Educating professional teachers has been part of the university's mission since its founding in 1913. Through coursework and field experiences we help our graduates build the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors they need to deliver optimum learning experiences to their pupils.

Program options include:

In addition to providing the required core courses for all teaching majors, the department coordinates practicum and student teaching placements for clinical experiences and student teaching. The department also provides specialized training in reading through a reading clinic and summer literacy camp.

Admission to Teacher Education Acceptance into teacher education programs is not automatic.  For complete requirements, see our teacher education acceptance information and checklist.