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Program Effectiveness Data

Table 1

Education Licensure Pass Rates 2013 - 2014

Program

 

# of WVSU Program Completers

 

% WVSU Test Takers Passing on First Attempt

(provided by ETS)

% WVSU Test Takers Passing at the State Cut Score

(provided by ETS)

Art Pre-K-Adult

1

100%

100%

Biology 9-Adult

2

100%

100%

Business 5-Adult

0

0

0

Chemistry 9-Adult

2

50%

50%

Early Education Pre-K-Adult

1

100%

100%

Elementary Education K-6

25

84%

88%

English 5-9

0

0

0

English 5-Adult

3

100%

100%

French Pre-K-Adult

0

0

0

General Science 5-Adult

5

60%

100%

Health Pre-K-Adult

4

100%

100%

Journalism 5-Adult

0

0

0

Mathematics 5-9

1

100%

100%

Mathematics 5-Adult

3

33%

66%

Music Pre-K-Adult

6

17%

67%

Physical Education Pre-K-Adult

5

100%

100%

Reading K-6 or 5-Adult

0

0

0

Social Studies 5-9

1

100%

100%

Social Studies 5-Adult

7

71%

100%

Spanish Pre-K-Adult

1

0%

100%

Theater Pre-K-Adult

0

0

0

Multi-Categorical

2

50%

50%

TOTAL

69

74%

86%

*Currently the West Virginia Board of Education has not adopted Educational Testing Service

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