UMKC dual credit teachers are highly qualified, college instructors.
The Missouri Coordinating Board of Higher Education requires dual credit teachers to meet the same qualifications as adjunct faculty teaching the same course on campus at UMKC.
Dual credit instructors must have a master’s degree and a minimum of 18 graduate-level credit hours appropriate to the academic field in which they are teaching.
Approval of specific courses and respective dual credit instructors will be based upon credentials and recommendations of the appropriate Department Chair.
A comprehensive list of instructor duties can be found in the HSCP General Handbook (Updated 2020 [PDF].
Resources and Forms
As a UMKC HSCP Teacher, you might have questions or need assistance from time to time. Please refer to the following resources. If you are unable to find the answer to your questions please contact us.
- Campus Visit Forms [PDF]
- Eligibility [PDF]
- FERPA [PDF]
- General Handbook (Updated 2020) [PDF]
- High School Instructor Checklist [PDF]
- ID Number and SSO [PDF]
- Library Information [PDF]
- MDHE Transfer Information [PDF]
- Navigating Pathway [PDF]
- Prospective Teacher [PDF]
Certain courses require placement examinations before a student can enroll. Placement exams for History 101/102 and Foreign Language courses can be accessed via the links below.