Take Your Place in the Murray State Tradition
Middle School Extension
MSU Gate

Skip Navigation LinksAcademics > Colleges/Schools and Departments > College of Education > Teacher Education Services > Middle School Extension

Middle School Extension

You must hold current Kentucky Teacher Certification. These courses are used to determine the content courses you have completed towards the academic area. To be eligible for a contract, you must have completed a minimum of 12 hours.

Mathematics (26-28 Hours)
MAT 115 Math for Mid. & Elem Teach I (3)
MAT 215 Math for Mid. & Elem Teach II (3)
MAT 135 Intro to Probability and Stats (4)
MAT 250 Calculus and Analytic Geom. I (5)
MAT 305 Intermediate Geo. (Fall Only) (3)
MAT 399 Sets, Logi.& Func. (Spring Only) 3
MAT 140 College Algebra (4)
-and-
MAT 145 Trigonometry (3)
-or-
MAT 150 Algebra and Trigonometry (5)

English & Comm. (24 Hours)
One course from:

ENG 204 Adv Expository Writing (3)
-or-
ENG 214 Intro to Creative Writing (3)
-or-
ENG 224 Writing in the Profession (3)
-and-
ENG 310 Intro to English Linguistics (3)
ENG 221 Introduction to English Studies (3)
ENG 425 Teach Lit, Writ. & Gram in MS (3)
ENG 228 Standard English Usage (3)
One course from:
ENG 303 British Lit to 1760 (3)
-or-
ENG 304 British Lit 1760 to Present (3)
One course from:
ENG 307 World Lit to 1830 (3)
-or-
ENG 308 World Lit 1830 to Present (3)
One course from:
ENG 311 American Lit to 1890 (3)
-or-
ENG 312 American Lit 1890 to present (3)

Social Studies (33 Hours)
CIV 201 World Civilization I (3)
CIV 202 World Civilization II (3)
HIS 221 American Experience to 1865 (3)
HIS 222 American Experience since 1865 (3)
GSC 110 World Geography (3)
POL 140 American National Government (3)
ECO 230 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
ECO 231 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
SOC 133 Intro to Sociology (3)
-and-
Two courses from:
HIS 301 Ancient History to Fall of Rome
HIS 302 Medieval Europe
HIS 306 Europe to Renaissance and Ref
HIS 350 History of Latin America
HIS 430 Col America to 1763
HIS 431 America in Revolution
HIS 446 History of Kentucky

Science (29 Hours)
AST 115 Intro. to Astronomy (3)
AST 116 Astronomy Labm(1)
BIO 101 Bio. Concepts (4)
BIO 216 Bio. Inq. & Anal. (4)
CHE 105 Intro. To Chem. (4)
GSC 101 Earth & Environment (4)
GSC 125 Weather & Climate (4)
PHY 125 Brief Intro to Physics (4)
PHY 126 Physics Lab. (1)

Middle School Extension Documents:
Proficiency Evaluation Guidelines
Proficiency Evaluation Form

Decorative image
Site Directory