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    Jul 14, 2024  
Missouri Baptist University 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
Missouri Baptist University 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physical Education/K-12 Education, BPS

CIP Code: 13.1314/13.1206

K-12 Education, BPS

CIP Code: 13.1206

K-12 Certification

Subject-specific areas for K-12 certification include the following: Health Education, Music Education (Vocal/Choral or Instrumental), and Physical Education. (See the degree requirements section of the catalog for information on the BME degree and the Fine Arts Division for the major in Music Education.) Certification in Library Media Specialist and Special Reading are also available, but only at the graduate-level.

K-12 Education Major

Students must meet all requirements for certification before this degree will be conferred, including passing the following: 1) all sections of the Missouri General Education Assessment (MoGEA); 2) the Professional Development Folio (semester prior to student teaching); 3) the Missouri Content Assessment(s) (MoCA) for each area of certification sought; and 4) a passing composite score on their summative evaluation in the Missouri Educator Evaluation System (MEES).



Professional Education Core


Students who transfer in a course for EDRD 423/523  which does not include an equivalent field experience must complete: EDCL 420/520 Field Experience with English Language Learners  

Total: 26 Hours

Field Experience Core


*Must be taken in conjunction with MUED 313 Early Childhood/Elementary School Music Methods  as part of the BME degree requirements
**Must be taken in conjunction with MUED 323 Middle/Secondary School Music Methods  as part of the BME degree requirements

Total: 15 Hours


Major Requirements

(for those seeking teacher certification in physical education)

Total: 7-11 Hours

Total: 22 Hours

Required Health and Wellness Courses (KHSC) courses

Total: 3 Hours

Required Lifetime Activity/Dance Course

Total: 3 Hours

Total: 15 Hours

Required Sport Management (SMGT) courses

Total: 6 Hours


A 2.750 cumulative grade point average and 3.000 GPA in the major and in professional education, field and clinical experiences are required for graduation.

Total: 56-60 Hours