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Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments


What tests do I need to take? Testing requirements are dependent on certification type. Read more about which tests are required for teacher certification in Missouri.

Information about each test. Get specific information about a test, including when and where you can take the test, and access preparation materials by selecting the test from the following tables.




Educator Profile
Missouri Educator Profile (MEP)


Test CodeGeneral Education Assessment
066–069Missouri General Education Assessment (MoGEA)
Examinees must pass all of the following subtests:
  • 066 Reading Comprehension and Interpretation
  • 067 Writing
  • 068 Mathematics
  • 069 Science and Social Studies

Missouri Content Assessments

Test CodeEarly Childhood Education & Elementary EducationGrade Level
064Early Childhood EducationBirth to Grade 3
007–010Elementary Education Multi-Content
Examinees must pass all of the following subtests:
  • 007 Elementary Education: English Language Arts Subtest
  • 008 Elementary Education: Mathematics Subtest
  • 009 Elementary Education: Science Subtest
  • 010 Elementary Education: Social Studies Subtest
Grades 1–6
065Elementary Mathematics SpecialistGrades 1–6
Test CodeMiddle School EducationGrade Level
011Middle School Education: Language ArtsGrades 5–9
012Middle School Education: MathematicsGrades 5–9
013Middle School Education: ScienceGrades 5–9
014Middle School Education: Social ScienceGrades 5–9
Test CodeSecondary EducationGrade Level
015AgricultureGrades 9–12
016BiologyGrades 9–12
017BusinessGrades 9–12
018ChemistryGrades 9–12
019Earth ScienceGrades 9–12
020EnglishGrades 9–12
021General ScienceGrades 9–12
070JournalismGrades 9–12
022MarketingGrades 9–12
023MathematicsGrades 9–12
024PhysicsGrades 9–12
025–030Social Science Multi-Content
Examinees must pass all of the following subtests:
  • 025 Social Science: United States History Subtest
  • 026 Social Science: World History Subtest
  • 027 Social Science: Economics Subtest
  • 028 Social Science: Geography Subtest
  • 029 Social Science: Political Science Subtest
  • 030 Social Science: Behavioral Sciences Subtest
Grades 9–12
031Speech & TheaterGrades 9–12
046Technology & EngineeringGrades 9–12
032Unified Science: Biology
Examinees must pass Unified Science: Biology for certification in Unified Sciences: Chemistry, Earth Science, and Physics.
Grades 9–12
033Unified Science: Chemistry
Examinees must pass Unified Science: Chemistry for certification in Unified Sciences: Biology, Earth Science, and Physics.
Grades 9–12
034Unified Science: Earth Science
Examinees must pass Unified Science: Earth Science for certification in Unified Sciences: Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.
Grades 9–12
035Unified Science: Physics
Examinees must pass Unified Science: Physics for certification in Unified Sciences: Biology, Chemistry, and Earth Science.
Grades 9–12
Test CodeK–12 EducationGrade Level
036ArtGrades K–12
038Family & Consumer SciencesBirth to Grade 12
041HealthGrades K–12
042Library Media SpecialistGrades K–12
043Music: Instrumental & VocalGrades K–12
044Physical EducationGrades K–12
037World Languages: Chinese—MandarinGrades K–12
039World Languages: FrenchGrades K–12
040World Languages: GermanGrades K–12
045World Languages: SpanishGrades K–12
Test CodeSpecial EducationGrade Level
047Blind & Low VisionBirth to Grade 12
048Deaf & Hard of HearingBirth to Grade 12
049Early Childhood Special EducationBirth to Grade 3
050Mild/Moderate Cross Categorical Special Education
Grades K–12
051Severely Developmentally DisabledBirth to Grade 12
Test CodeStudent ServicesGrade Level
056CounselorGrades K–8 and Grades 7–12
Test CodeSchool & District LeadershipGrade Level
058Building-Level Administrator Elementary Principal Grades K–8; Middle School Principal Grades 5–9; Secondary Principal Grades 9–12; Career Education Director Grades 9–12; Special Education Director Grades K–12
059SuperintendentGrades K–12
Test CodeProfessional KnowledgeGrade Level
062Professional Knowledge: Middle SchoolGrades 5–9
063Professional Knowledge: SecondaryGrades 9–12