Minimum Scores

If you have not taken any of the tests below, then the ACT is the only option for mathematics and reading.  For writing, you may take either (1) ACT or (2) Praxis Core Writing.

Below are the minimum scores to meet the basic skills proficiency requirements for admission to teacher education for tests taken before September, 2018.

READING

MATHEMATICS

WRITING

Praxis Core

156

150

162

ACT

Beginning September 2016

19

19

6

On a 2-12 scale

ACT

Prior to September 2016

19

19

19

On both English & reading subtests

SAT

Beginning March 2016

540

Evidenced-Based Reading and Writing

530

Math Score

5

Essay Score – Writing

SAT

Prior to March 2016

970

Reading + Writing

500

Math Score

7

On a 2-12 scale

GRE

Since August 2011

 142

 GRE Verbal

 142

 GRE Math

3.5

 GRE Writing