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Northwest Missouri State University

Missouri Educator Gateway (MEGA) Content Assessments

Important Updates

Beginning in Spring 2017 semester, all teacher candidates must pass their MCA before student teaching.


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The Missouri Educator Gateway Assessment (MEGA) Content Assessments are multiple choice content knowledge exam tests that must be passed by all Missouri teacher candidates before they receive certification. 


Click on the link to the appropriate MEGA Content Assessment to learn more and register:

Fall 2017 Schedule


  • All teacher candidates must pass a MEGA Content Assessment in their content area before receiving Missouri teacher certification.
  • Beginning in Spring 2017, all teacher candidates must have passed their MEGA Content Assessments before beginning their student teaching experience. 

Customer Service

  • Program Customer Service:  (800) 215-0996 or (413) 256-7015
  • Program Customer Service Hours:  8:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m. Central Time Zone, Monday–Friday, excluding holidays.  (Automated Information System available 24 hours daily).