Master of Arts in Teaching [M.A.T.]
Elementary Education - Licensure
Intensives: EDUC 504, 632, 623
Field experiences and student teaching
Content competencies completed PRIOR to student teaching
Licensure tests by Gate 3 [passing scores PRIOR to student teaching]
Praxis II 0014 Elementary Content Knowledge=143
Praxis II 5014 Elementary Content Knowledge (electronic) = 143
VCLA (Writing=235; Reading=235; Composite=470)
VRA001=235 (prior to 7/2011)
RVE (Elem/Sped) =157 (7/2011 and after)
Educ 554 required BEFORE taking the RVE. RVE now available out-of-state (Instructions).
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NOTE: Adding an endorsement is STRONGLY recommended to enhance employment opportunities.
*All unofficial transcripts are required for competency evaluations. Please email copies of transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax them to 434-455-1286.
Special Education Additional courses for dual endorsement: EDUC 524, 525, 622, 599
VDOE: An individual who holds a teaching license may add an additional endorsement to the license by passing Praxis II. This testing option does not apply to individuals who are seeking an elementary education endorsement.