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
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Western Carolina University
North Carolina
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 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
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
 
2.0 out of 4
Secondary Graduate 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
 
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
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 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 2.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
N/A
Weber State University
Utah
N/A
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 N/A
 
N/A
Wayne State University
Michigan
N/A
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
Wayne State College
Nebraska
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 3.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 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 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
Wayland Baptist University
Texas
0.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate 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 3.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
0.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 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
Washington State University
Washington
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Fail
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
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 2.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
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 N/A
 
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 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
Virginia State University
Virginia
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Fail
Elementary Content 4.0 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 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
Virginia Tech
Virginia
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 4.0 out of 4
Early Reading 3.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
 
N/A
N/A
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia
N/A
2.0 out of 4
Elementary Graduate 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 3.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
3.0 out of 4
Secondary Graduate 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
 
Vincennes University
Indiana
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 3.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 1.0 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 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
Vanderbilt University
Tennessee
N/A
N/A
N/A
4.0 out of 4
Secondary Graduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity Strong Design 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 4.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
Valley City State University
North Dakota
1.0 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 2.0 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
1.5 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 0.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
Valdosta State University
Georgia
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Content 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 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 N/A
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content 4.0 out of 4
 
2.5 out of 4
Secondary Graduate 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
 
Utah Valley University
Utah
N/A
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
Utah State University
Utah
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 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 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Wyoming
Wyoming
2.0 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 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
N/A
N/A
University of Wisconsin--Whitewater
Wisconsin
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 0.0 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 N/A
 
N/A
University of Wisconsin--Superior
Wisconsin
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 2.0 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
1.0 out of 4
Secondary Undergradute Education Program Scores
Selectivity 4.0 out of 4
High School Content 0.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Wisconsin--Stout
Wisconsin
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 2.0 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 N/A
 
N/A
University of Wisconsin--Stevens Point
Wisconsin
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 1.0 out of 4
Early Reading 2.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 0.0 out of 4
 
N/A
0.0 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 N/A
 
N/A
University of Wisconsin--River Falls
Wisconsin
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 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 3.0 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 Wisconsin--Platteville
Wisconsin
2.0 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 4.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 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 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Wisconsin--Oshkosh
Wisconsin
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics Fail
Elementary Content 0.0 out of 4
Early Reading 1.0 out of 4
Student Teaching 2.0 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 2.0 out of 4
Middle School Content N/A
 
N/A
University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee
Wisconsin
1.5 out of 4
Elementary Undergraduate Education Program Scores
Selectivity 2.0 out of 4
Elementary Mathematics 4.0 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
0.0 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 N/A
 
N/A

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