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Minnesota State University, Mankato
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Admission to the Major

All students must submit an unofficial MSU transcript. Transfer students should submit a copy of their transfer credit evaluation form, which is available from the Campus Access HUB. Elementary Education students must complete the following requirements to be admitted to the Major

Credits: 30 completed
GPA: 3.0 cumulative
English 101: grade of A or B 
CMST 100 or 102: grade of A or B

How do I apply for admission?

When you have completed the requirements for admission to major, bring a copy of your DARS to the College of Education Advising Office in Armstrong Hall 117.

Admission to Professional Education


All students working toward a teaching degree in the Elementary Education major must be admitted to Professional Education prior to enrollment in Blocks. Application to Professional Education should be made when the following requirements have been met:

Credits: 40 completed
GPA: 3.0 cumulative
English 101: A or B
Math 201: successfully completed
Basic skills test
Completion of EEC 215 and 222W
Modeling of professional disposition

How do I apply for admission to Professional Education?

For application and deadlines for Professional Education contact the Office of Academic Advising (AH 117).