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Grand Valley State University    
 
    
 
  Dec 18, 2017
 
2011-2012 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Teacher Certification in Economics


Requirements for the Teacher Certification in Economics


Students seeking teacher certification in economics should note that besides economics, the new standards established by Michigan State Board of Education require basic knowledge of geography, history, and political science. Students can qualify for certification by taking the following course work:

Economics Minor with

Additional Requirements


Course Work


In addition students must take the following or equivalent to obtain basic knowledge in political science, history and geography:

Michigan Test for Teacher Certification


Besides course work, students are required to obtain a satisfactory score in the Michigan Test for Teacher Certification (MTTC) in economics. For further details, please contact the Chair of the department.

Click here for the program description.