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Praxis Pass Rates

View Praxis pass rates of Mississippi College Teacher Education and Leadership graduates

Mississippi College Teacher Education program completers at the undergraduate levels far surpass the MDE requirement of an 80% pass rate of the appropriate Praxis II scores.

School of Education

Teacher Education & Leadership: Elementary Education 

From 2012-2019, 95-100% of candidates from MC have been awarded state licensure based on Praxis II Elementary Education (K-6): Content Area and Principles of Learning & Teaching (K-6) exams, exceeding the state and national accreditation requirement of 80%.  Teacher candidates at MC are not required to pass the Praxis II to complete the degree program, but the exam is required for state licensure.  Below are the most recent pass rates for our programs.  

Elementary Education (K-6): Content Area (CIA, 5017) Praxis II exam results

  2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Number 31 33 34
Pass Rates 100% 100% 100%

Elementary Education (K-6): Principles of Learning & Teaching (PLT, 5622) Praxis II exam results

  2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Number 31 33 34
Pass Rates 100% 100% 100%

Elementary Education (K-6): Foundations of Reading exam results

  2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Number 32 33 35
Pass Rates 100% 97% 91%

Mississippi College Secondary Education

From 2012-2019, most candidates have been awarded state licensure based on Praxis II exams.

Secondary Education (7-12) and Specialized Subject Area Education (K-12)Content Area Praxis II exam results

Area 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019

Art Education (K-12)

Exam 5134: Art Content

Pass Rates

100%

(N=1)

N/A

100%

(N=3)

Biology Education (7-12)

Exam 5235: Biology Content

Pass Rates

100%

(N=2)

100%

(N=1)

100%

(N-1)

English Education (7-12)

Exam 5038: English Language Arts Content

Pass Rates

100%

(N=3)

100%

(N=4)

100%

(N=5)

Physical Education (K-12)

Exam 5091: Physical Education Content

Pass Rates

100%

(N=3)

N/A

100%

(N=2)

Mathematics Education (7-12)

Exam 5161: Mathematics Content

Pass Rates

100%

(N=2)

100%

(N=1)

100%

(N=2)

Music Education (K-12)

Exam 5113: Music Content

Pass Rates

100%

(N=5)

100%

(N=6)

100%

(N=1)

Social Studies Education (7-12)

Exam 5081: Social Studies Content

Pass Rates

100%

(N=4)

100%

(N=5)

100%

(N=3)

Secondary Education (7-12) and Specialized Subject Area Education (K-12) Principles of Learning & Teaching (PLT, 5624) Praxis II exam results

Area 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019

Art Education (K-12)

Pass Rates

100%

(N=1)

N/A

100%

(N=3)

Biology Education (7-12)

Pass Rates

100%

(N=2)

100%

(N=1)

100%

(N=1)

English Education (7-12)

Pass Rates

100%

(N=3)

100%

(N=4)

100%

(N=5)

Physical Education (K-12)

Pass Rates

100%

(N=3)

N/A

100%

(N=2)

Mathematics Education (7-12)

Pass Rates

100%

(N=2)

100%

(N=1)

100%

(N=2)

Music Education (K-12)

Pass Rates

100%

(N=5)

100%

(N=6)

100%

(N=1)

Social Studies Education (7-12)

Pass Rates

100%

(N=4)

100%

(N=5)

100%

(N=3)

Educational Leadership School Leaders Licensure Assessment (SLLA) results 

The Mississippi Department of Education Standard requirement: 80% (3-year average). 

The SLLA exam* is required for students in our Educational Leadership graduate programs seeking an endorsement in Administration and School Leadership.  

*Prior to 09/01/2018 the test number was SLLA 6011 and the passing score for Mississippi was 169. As of 09/01/2018 the test number is SLLA 6990 and the passing score for Mississippi is 151.

School Leaders Licensure Assessment (SLLA) results for MC

  2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Completers
13 20 32
Pass Rates
72% 71% 84%