Program Information

  • Number of junior/senior students in teacher education programs, all specializations in academic year 2015-2016: 255 students
  • Number of students in supervised student teaching in academic year 2015-2016: 159
  • Total number of weeks of supervised student teaching: 14-28
  • Average total number of hours required: 560-1120

Title II Report 2015-2016

USD School of Education Praxis Score Performance

Praxis I Content Knowledge

Elementary

Test Number Test Description State Required Score USD Average Score USD Pass Rate
5018 Elementary Education: Content Knowledge 157 169 97%
5024 Education of Young Children 160 170 100%
5354 Special Education: Core Knowledge Application 145 170 100%

Secondary

Test Number Test Description State Required Score USD Average Score USD Pass Rate
5038 English Language Arts: Content Knowledge 167 178 100%
5169 Middle School Mathematics 165 183 100%
5235 Biology: Content Knowledge 147 162 100%
5941 World and U.S. History: Content Knowledge 135 156 100%

K-12

Test Number Test Description State Required Score USD Average Score USD Pass Rate
5091 Physical Education: Content Knowledge 140 155 100%
5113 Music: Content Knowledge 150 166 100%
5134 Art: Content Knowledge 151 166 100%

Praxis II PLT

Test Number Test Description State Required Score USD Average Score USD Pass Rate
5622 Principles of Learning and Teaching - Grades K-6 160 175 100%
5624 Principles of Learning and Teaching - Grades 7-12 157 177 100%

Scores not reflected where the number of test takers is five or under. Additional information is contained in the Title II report. Scores above are for academic year 2015-2016.