Pathway to 18 Concurrent Enrollment Credentialing

With the recent updates to the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Minimum Faculty Qualifications, many concurrent enrollment instructors will be required to pursue additional discipline specific graduate level credits. Minnesota State University, Mankato offers a number of graduate courses, including 100% online courses that will allow instructors to meet HLC minimum qualifications.

  • Prior to registering for your course you should check the availability of the course. Online availability varies semester to semester.  
  • Reviewing courses with the institution you are currently teaching concurrent enrollment through is recommended prior to registering.

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If you have any questions, please contact grad@mnsu.edu

Course Offerings for Spring 2022

Below you'll find course offerings for the spring 2022 semester. These courses have been approved for concurrent enrollment instructors.

Communication Studies
   
Course # Title Credits
CMST 503 Gender and Communication 3
CMST 512 Organizational Communication 3
CMST 545 Conflict Management 3
CMST 552 Speech Debate: Advanced Debate  3
CMST 606 Perspectives on Culture and Communication 3
CMST 612 Quantitative Research Methods 3
CMST 621 Advanced Interpersonal Communication 3
CMST 633 Communication for Professionals 3
English    
Course # Title Credits
ENG 537 Latina/o Literature 2-4
ENG 555 Advanced Writing 0-4
ENG 561 World Literature for Children and Young Adults 3
ENG 571 Visual Technical Communication 4
ENG 575 Editing Technical Publications 4
ENG 603 Sem: Viramontes & Limon 3
ENG 607 American Literary History and Criticism 3
ENG 610 Seminar: Civil War Literature 3
ENG 625 Seminar: Composition Theory 3
ENG 671 Seminar: Literary Theory and Criticism 3
ENG 681 User Experience 3
History    
HIST 532  Maya, Aztec, Inca History 4
HIST 581 Civil Rights in the Twentieth Century 4
HIST 640 History Portfolio 2
Psychology    
Course # Title Credits
PSYC 509 History and Systems 4
PSYC 521 Behavior Neuroscience 4
PSYC 533 Child Psychology 4
PSYC 560 Psychology of Women 3
PSYC 566 Psychology of Aging 4
PSYC 680 Portfolio 1-4
Sociology    
Course #
Title Credits
SOC 509 Family Violence 3
SOC 542 Criminology 3
SOC 546 Race, Culture and Ethnicity 3
SOC 558 Sociological Theory 3
SOC 563 Social Stratification 3
Spanish    
Course #
Title Credits
SPAN 503 Race, Gender, and the Environment in Latin American Literature 3
SPAN 632 Translation Workshop I 3
SPAN 690 Portfolio 1