BFA

Testing

The Department of Art Education in accordance with the Virginia Department of Education requires students to pass certain tests required for initial teaching licensure.  Students must have passing test scores in order to progress in a timely manner through the program.  See the timeline below to determine when to take the Praxis I, VCLA and Praxis II.

Suggested timeline for required tests:

During ARTE 310, you will need to

– pass the VCLA

– pass the Praxis I Core Academic Skills for Educators (Math) – or bring proof of exemption through SAT/ACT scores to the department

During ARTE 311, you will need to

– have your official Praxis I and VCLA score reports to apply to the Teacher Prep program

During ARTE 401, you will need to

– pass the Praxis II: Art Content Knowledge

During ARTE 402, you will need to

– have your official Praxis I, VCLA, and Praxis II score reports to apply to Clinical Internship

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