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 2023

Below you'll find course offerings for the fall 2023 semester. These courses have been approved for concurrent enrollment instructors. 

Communication Studies
   
Course # Title Credits
CMST 518 Communication and Difference 3
CMST 550 Speech Debate: Pedagogy 1-3
CMST 552 Speech Debate: Advanced Debate  3
CMST 606 Perspectives on Culture and Communication 3
CMST 612 Quantitative Research Methods 3
CMST 620 Modern Rhetorical Criticism 3
English    
Course # Title Credits
ENG 535 The World Novel 2-4
ENG 555 Advanced Writing Workshop 0-4
ENG 561 World Literature for Young Adults 2-4
ENG 575 Editing Technical Publications 4
ENG 577 Technical Documents, Policies and Procedures 4
ENG 603 Multicultural American Literature: Louise Erdrich 3
ENG 606 British Literary History and Criticism 3
ENG 607 American Literary History and Criticism 3
ENG 609 Gothic Literature 3
ENG 612 Seminar: Gender in Literature 3
ENG 625 Seminar: Composition Theory 3
ENG 628 Second Language Writing 3
ENG 671 Seminar: Literary Theory and Criticism 3
History    
Course # Title Credits
HIST 532 Pirates of the Atlantic World 4
HIST 604 Black Womens History 3
HIST 640 History Portfolio 2
Political Science    
Course # Title Credits
POL 534 U.S. Foreign Policy 3
POL 535 Capitalism, Nationalism, and Democracy 3
POL 537 International Conflict Resolution 3
Psychology    
Course # Title Credits
PSYC 509 History and Systems 4
PSYC 560 Psychology of Women 3
PSYC 566 Psychology of Aging 4
PSYC 680 Portfolio 1-4
Sociology    
Course #
Title Credits
SOC 502 Medical Sociology 3
SOC 525 Social Movements 3
SOC 546 Race, Culture and Ethnicity

3

SOC 561 Urban Sociology

3

SOC 566 Program Planning and Evalution

3

SOC 582 Social Change

3

Spanish  

 

Course # Title

Credits

SPAN 503 Race, Gender and the Environment in Latin America Literature

1-4

SPAN 600 Research, Resources and Writing

3

SPAN 642 Pragmatics

3

SPAN 690 Portfolio

1