Admission Requirements

Admission to Educator Preparation Program and Student Teaching Flowchart


Admission Requirements for the Education Preparation Program

  • Students must have an ACT score of 22 or higher OR pass all 3 parts of the Praxis CORE exam.
  • Students must establish and maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.75.
  • Students must demonstrate an acceptable level of written and oral communication skills during an interview process.
  • Students must submit to and successfully pass a criminal background check and sign the release form.

If a student does not meet the ACT requirement for Admission to the EPP, he/she must follow these guidelines PRIOR to requesting a formal appeal.

  • Students with an ACT below 22 must first take the residual or national ACT.
  • If the student is unable to score a 22 or higher on the ACT, he or she must take the Praxis CORE exam and pass all three parts (reading, math, writing) to enter the program.

Application for Student Teaching

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Test Information

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Request for Score Extension

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