In addition to the specific requirements for admission to teacher education, the candidate must meet the following requirements for retention in teacher education programs.
- Demonstrate knowledge, attitudes, and skills appropriate for the various stages of the preparation program.
- Maintain the minimum grade point average needed for admission to the program.
- Candidates must earn a grade of B or better in each graduate course or an overall average of 3.0 on all graduate level course work attempted applicable to the field of certification; and C or better in each undergraduate course and maintain a 2.7 term grade point average.
- Successfully complete each field experience attempted prior to the next step in the sequence, including exhibiting responsible professional behavior at the field placement sites and in interactions with peers, faculty, and students.