• Registration is now open for 18 Online!

    18 Online provides an opportunity for high school teachers to obtain the 18 graduate credits needed to become a qualified content area concurrent enrollment instructor by 2022.


Continuing Education

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M State Consultation Requests

The Higher Learning Commission has approved the extension for M State concurrent enrollment instructors to have a master's degree in each discipline they are teaching in, or a master's degree including 18 graduate credits in each discipline they teach in, by September 1, 2022.

Send an email to concurrent@minnesota.edu to request an individual consultation with M State to review transcripts and to discuss your plan with respect to the HLC faculty qualification expectations.



 

18 Online

18 Online provides an opportunity for high school teachers to obtain the 18 graduate credits needed to become qualified content area concurrent enrollment instructors by Sept. 1, 2022. The cost for this continuing education is completely covered (including books) by HF 3326 and SF 3026 - Northwest Regional Partnership,which appropriated $3 million to provide curriculum development for the Northwest Regional Partnership continuing education program. This is a collaborative effort between Lakes Country Service Cooperative, Northwest Service Cooperative and Minnesota State University Moorhead.

Who can participate?

  • Priority registration will be given to teachers in the Lakes Country Service Cooperative and Northwest Service Cooperative regions
  • Space permitting, teachers outside of the cooperatives also may participate
  • High school teachers who currently teach or are approved to teach concurrent enrollment (dual credit) classes in their Minnesota school districts

What are the benefits?

  • No cost, with free tuition and books for up to 18 credits in a content area
  • 100 percent online delivery
  • Streamlined admission for 18 Online participants
  • Flexible classes delivered by MSUM faculty
  • Ensure you have the proper teaching credentials by 2022

How do I enroll?

1. Obtain support from your district's superintendent

2. Contact your cooperative for its approval

3. Go to MSUM's 18 Online Admission and Application website for instructions and to apply

NOTE: You will need to activate your StarID and know your password to complete the application.



 

Continuing Education Options

To support valued K12 partnerships, M State and MnSCU have compiled lists of discipline specific graduate programs and courses that are accessible and viable for working professionals. This list below includes institutions (state and national) that offer online discipline specific graduate-level courses or degree programs. We also recommend checking the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities Graduate Programs and Courses for CE Instructors regularly as additional courses and programs may be added.

*Note: The compilation of this list does not indicate support or advocacy for particular institutions and/or affiliations.

Biology

Mississippi State University

University of Nebraska-Kearney

University of St. Joseph, Connecticut

Western Kentucky University

Business

Bemidji State University

Metropolitan State University

MSU-Moorhead

Chemistry

South Dakota State University

University of St. Joseph, Connecticut

Communication

American University

Minnesota State University Mankato

North Dakota State University

Southern New Hampshire University

Purdue University

Walden University

Economics

Johns Hopkins

Southern New Hampshire University

University of North Dakota

English

Arizona State University

MSU-Mankato (Communication & Composition M.S.)

Southern New Hampshire University

Southwest MN State University

University of West Florida

Geography

University of Denver

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville

History

Arizona State University

MSU - Mankato

Pittsburg State University

University of Nebraska-Kearney

Sam Houston State University

Southern New Hampshire University

Western Kentucky University

Math

Southwest Minnesota State University

University of West Florida

Western Kentucky University

Texas A&M University

University of Houston

Political Science

Southern New Hampshire University

University of Illinois-Springfield

Virginia Tech

University of West Florida

Physics

John Hopkins University (Applied Physics)

University of Minnesota (4 cr. Workshop)

Psychology

California Southern University

Capella University

MSU-Mankato

Southern New Hampshire University

Walden University

Sociology

New Mexico State University

University of Alabama-Birmingham

Spanish

MSU-Mankato

New Mexico State University

University of New Orleans


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