MSHSAA Eligibility

  • MSHSAA Eligibility for High School Student Athletes

    To participate in Missouri State High School Activities Association activities (this includes all athletics,  cheerleading, pom, academic competitions, Debate, Forensics, band or vocal district/state contests, and theatre competitions), you must pass six (6) credit earning classes in the semester preceding  competition and be enrolled in six (6) credit earning classes during the semester of competition. 

  • Thinking of Participating in NCAA/NAIA Sports in College? 


    NCAA Eligibility Information

    Important information for junior and senior athletes: 

    NAIA Eligibility Information

    The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Eligibility Center is responsible for determining the NAIA eligibility of first-time student-athletes.

    Students must meet two of the three requirements:

    • Achieve a minimum overall GPA of 2.0
    • Achieve a minimum of 18 on the ACT
    • Graduate in the top 50% of your high school class

    Students may register online at the NAIA Eligibility Center

    NAIA does charge a fee for registration.