Students are required to pass the appropriate Decision Point 4 (content area(s) and pedagogy) for licensure and graduation from the Ball State University Teacher Preparation program.
Notice: If Praxis II tests were taken and passed before May 31, 2014, the passing scores can still be used for licensure. However, you will still be required to complete the Pedagogy test.
For registration, preparation information, and materials regarding the Pearson Content and Pedagogy Exams, please click here.
For candidates, who do not meet the alternative admission to teacher testing requirement, under Decision Point 2 in rGrade, passing scores on the CASA Reading, Writing and Mathematics tests are required. Ball State requires that students achieve a passing score on these tests or their alternatives prior to admission to the 300 level teacher education courses. These tests can be taken by appointment at the Testing Center on campus, or at various locations around the state.
Indiana Core Assessment Tests/Praxis II
Dual Major Early Child/Early Child Spec. Ed
Dual Major Elementary Ed/Mild Interventions
Early Childhood Education
Earth Space Science
Engineering and Technology
Family and Consumer Science
Middle School Math
Music-Instrumental & General
Music-Vocal & General
Spec. Ed-Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Spec. Ed-Intense Intervention
Spec. Ed-Mild Intervention
Spec. Ed-Early Childhood
Director of Exceptional Needs
Director of Career/Tech
Director of Curriculum/Instruction
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