Candidate Data

Data from candidate performance on state mandated licensure exams, as well as data collected from alumni and employers in the area clearly demonstrate PNC’s education program prepares them to become successful teachers. 

How do PNC students perform on state-mandated licensure exams?

Academic Year

2009-2010

2010-2011

2011-2012

2012-2013

Number of program completers

22

27

42

49

Percent Pass Rate for PNC Students

100%

100%

100%

98%

 

How do PNC students perform when they graduate and become teachers?

A recent survey found 90% of principals Agree or Strongly Agree that PNC graduates are well-prepared and have the content knowledge necessary to teach reading/language arts, mathematics, social studies and science.

“I have been pleased with the candidates I have seen from PNC.”
2013 Employer Survey

“PNC does an outstanding job of teacher training.”
2013 Employer Survey

 

What do alumni think about the PNC program after becoming teachers?

“I think that the PNC education department prepared me for my teaching career.”
2013 alumni survey data  (4th grade teacher in Wanatah, IN)

 

Alumni (current teachers) Rating of PNC Preparation for Teaching
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candidate data4*click on the graph to enlarge

*data based on a scale of 1= Strongly Disagree, 2= Disagree, 3= Neutral, 4= Agree, 5= Strongly Agree