Office of Educator Preparation

Educator Preparation Candidate Performance Data

University of Southern Maine

Educator Preparation Candidate Performance Data


Initial teacher certification candidates who complete all state-approved program requirements are eligible to be recommended to the state for certification. Requirements include the following: required credits, coursework, and fieldwork; passing Praxis Core scores; and completion of Praxis II exam(s).

Link to: 2014-2016 Candidate Performance Data

Link to: 2017-2018 Enrollment & Candidate Performance Data

 

 

Designated Institution Data: University of Southern Maine 1-year Pass Rate and Mean Scores

(Highest Score - Praxis Core / Praxis II)

**Mean Scores of USM education preparation completers from 9/1/18 - 8/31/19 exceeded Maine’s Praxis II and Core passing scores.

Testing Year: September 1, 2018 - August 31, 2019:

Test Name Total N of test takers # Pass % Pass Maine Passing Scores USM Average Scaled Scores
Art: Content Knowledge (5134/0134) 1 * * 158 *
Biology: Content Knowledge (5235/0235) 5 * * 150 *
Chemistry: Content Knowledge (5245/0245) 1 * * 151 *
Education of Young Children (5024/0024) 1 * * 160 *
Elem Ed: MS Mathematics Subtest (5003/0003) 37 37 100 157 181
Elem Ed: MS Reading Lang Arts Subtest (5002/0002) 37 36 97 157 178
Elem Ed: MS Science Subtest (5005/0005) 37 37 100 159 178
Elem Ed: MS Social Studies Subtest (5004/0004) 37 34 92 155 175
English Lang Arts: Content Knowledge (5038/0038) 7 * * 167 *
French: World Language (5174/0174) 1 * * 162 *
General Science: Content Knowledge (5435/0435) 2 * * 153 *
Mathematics: Content Knowledge (5161/0161) 1 * * 160 *
Music: Content Knowledge (5113/0113) 6 * * 151 *
Social Studies: Content Knowledge (5081/0081) 9 * * 157 *
Special Ed: Core Knowledge & Applic (5354/0354) 7 * * 151 *
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Reading (5712) 86 85 99 156 189
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Writing (5722) 85 82 96 162 174
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Math (5732) 85 81 95 150 172

 * No data displayed because the program completer test taker count is fewer than 10, or is unavailable