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CEHHS Teacher Education Program Ranked Among Top Programs in the State

The College of Education, Health, and Human Science’s (CEHHS) own Teacher Education program is among the top institutions in Tennessee according to the 2016 Teacher Preparation Report Card.  CEHHS’s program is meeting and exceeding state averages in eight out of the nine metrics by which the program is rated.

The program has recommended more than 3,600 graduates for teacher licensure in the past 15 years; teachers have rated 3 or higher out of a 1-5 rating during the 2013-14 and 2014-15 years; and CEHHS graduates include a 100 percent pass rate for content-knowledge Praxis exams, 93.8 percent retention rate after their first year teaching, and an average ACT score of 25.8.

But that’s not all that makes our program so great!  Read more about our ratings and thoughts from Susan Benner, Associate Dean of our college about this great rating!