Application Requirements

Admission to the METP are based on academic achievement, service, educational experiences, and passion for teaching.
Competitive applicants are expected to have a minimum ACT score of 28 or SAT score of 1250, and a minimum high school GPA of 3.5. 
Transfer students must have completed at least 48 hours of transferable community college courses applicable to a bachelor's degree at MSU with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.
Requested application materials include and can be submitted at the time of application:

Requested materials with application
ACT or SAT scores and High School GPA High school and community college transcripts 2 recommendations

Upon selection for an interview applicants will be asked to provide the following:

  1. Please provide a one-page, single-spaced essay detailing why you want to teach your subject (i.e. secondary English, math, or science; elementary education; special education) in Mississippi.