Candidate Performance Data

How Are Our Teacher Candidates Doing?

Department of Teacher Education initial certification candidates compile excellent academic records according to internal and external measures.  Our candidates do very well on external examinations required for certification. 

Average GPA for Program Completers

Initial Teacher Preparation Completers: 2015-2016

Program
Number of Teacher Candidates
Average GPA
(4.00 Scale)
  Early Childhood Education
*
3.39
  Early Childhood/Elementary Education
*
3.34
  Elementary Education
28
3.50
  Secondary Education
18
3.35
  Special Education
22
3.53
  K-12 Education
*
3.62

*Denotes a value of 10 or less

Summary Pass Rate for Illinois Content Area Test, Academic Proficiency Test and edTPA

Initial Teacher Preparation Completers:  All Programs

Year
Number Taking Tests
Number Passing Tests
Pass Rate (%)
   2015-2016
       Content Area Test
       edTPA
84
84
84
84
100
100
   2014-2015
       Content Area Test
       Academic Proficiency Test
88
88
89
89
100
100
   2013-2014
      Content Area Test
      Academic Proficiency Test
99
99
99
99
100
100
  2012-2013
      Content Area Test
      Academic Proficiency Test
127
127
127
127
100
100
  2011-2012
     Content Area Test
     Academic Proficiency Test
109
109
109
109
100
100
  2010-2011
    Content Area Test
    Academic Proficiency Test
132
132
132
132
100
100

 

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