The South Carolina Department of Education requires that ALL students meet testing requirements for Admission to the Professional Program. Students may meet these requirements in any of the following ways:
Passing Scores on PRAXIS Core Academic Skills for Educatiors tests below:
Praxis™ Core Academic Skills for Educators (Core) tests (computerized): Reading (5712) = 156,
Writing (5722) = 162, Math (5732) = 150 Combined Test (5751) – includes all three content areas
Exemption of Praxis™ Core Academic Skills for Educators:
SAT I: Verbal + Math + Writing = 1650
ACT = 24
These testing requirements will also apply for recipients of the South Carolina Teachers Loan.
NOTE: Students must pass PRAXIS II Specialty Area Exam(s) required by South Carolina prior to beginning their internship (EDEC 469/EDEL 470).
There are NO EXCEPTIONS to these policies