Recommendation Requirements for Licensure


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Educator Preparation Program

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Recommendation Requirements for Licensure

Recommendation for licensure will be granted if students:

  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.75 in student teaching
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.75 in each teaching field
  • Have admission to the Educator Preparation Program
  • Have completed an approved program in teacher education which conforms to the above 2.75 grade point guidelines
  • Have completed an application for a teacher's license. Application for a teacher's license must be made within five (5) years after degree requirements have been met; otherwise, an additional nine (9) semester hours in residence credit must be earned.
  • Has submitted an institutional copy of passing scores on all required PRAXIS II exams to the licensure coordinator

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