2013 Teacher Prep Ratings

NCTQ updated the 2013 Teacher Prep Ratings on Dec. 30, 2013; these changes are reflected in the table below.

Becoming a successful teacher requires good training. With NCTQ's ratings of teacher prep programs, you can find the one that will get you classroom-ready from day one.

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School NCTQ Elementary Ratings NCTQ Secondary Ratings
Undergrad Graduate Undergrad Graduate
University of Southern Mississippi
Mississippi
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 3.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.5 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of South Florida
Florida
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
N/A
N/A
University of St. Francis
Illinois
2.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
N/A
N/A
University of St. Thomas
Minnesota
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Fail
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading Pass
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
3.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Tennessee
Tennessee
N/A
0.0 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.5 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
University of Tennessee--Chattanooga
Tennessee
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.5 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Tennessee--Martin
Tennessee
N/A
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 3.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
3.0 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
University of Texas--Arlington
Texas
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 1.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of Texas--Austin
Texas
3.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Pass
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of Texas--Dallas
Texas
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of Texas--El Paso
Texas
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Fail
Elementary Content 3.0 out of 4
Early Reading 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
1.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of Texas--San Antonio
Texas
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 3.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 2.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 2.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
1.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 0.0 out of 4
 
1.0 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
University of Texas--Tyler
Texas
2.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 3.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 4.0 out of 4
Early Reading 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
1.5 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Texas
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 2.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
1.5 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of Texas--Pan American
Texas
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 3.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 3.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
3.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of the Cumberlands
Kentucky
N/A
0.0 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
2.5 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of the District of Columbia
District of Columbia
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 2.0 out of 4
Early Reading 3.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.5 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
University of the Southwest
New Mexico
0.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Fail
Elementary Content 3.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
1.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Toledo
Ohio
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
N/A
2.5 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
University of Utah
Utah
2.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Strong Design 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 3.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Vermont
Vermont
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Fail
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
N/A
University of Virginia
Virginia
N/A
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Pass
Elementary Content 2.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
1.5 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
University of Virginia--Wise
Virginia
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Pass
Elementary Content 2.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Washington - Bothell
Washington
N/A
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 3.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
0.0 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
University of Washington
Washington
N/A
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 3.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
1.5 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 

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