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Grand Valley State University    
2018-2019 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
  Feb 21, 2019
2018-2019 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 the Michigan State Board of Education require basic knowledge of geography, history, and political science. Students can qualify for certification by taking the following coursework.

Economics Minor with Teacher Certification

Additional Requirements


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.