State Required Testing

Pearson State Testing Requirements:

CASA — Indiana Core Academic Skills Assessment

Successful completion or verification of an alternate method (listed below) is required for ALL Education Programs prior to Program entry.

CASA TEST NAME Test Number Passing Score
Reading 001 220
Math 002 220
Writing 003 220

(ACT with a composite score of at least 24 or SAT with a score of at least 1100 based on Critical Reading & Math (excluding Writing)

Indiana Core Academic Skills Assessment (CASA) Tests are being held at Purdue University North Central.
Please contact The Office of Graduate and Extended Learning for further details.

Phone: 219.785.5343
Email: gel@pnc.edu
Website: Office of Graduate and Extended Learning



Indiana Core Assessments for Education Licensure

Developmental Pedagogy Area Assessments
Choose the test for the program that you are enrolled in.

*Must be taken prior to Student Teaching

 Pedagogy Test Name

Test Number

Passing Score

Early Childhood Education

004

220

Elementary Education

005

220

Secondary Education

006

220

 

Elementary Education Testing Requirements

Elementary Education Generalist (K-6) Content Area Assessments
*Must be taken prior to Student Teaching (Praxis II will not be accepted after May 31, 2014)

 Content Area Test Name Test Number Passing Score
Subtest 1: Reading and Language Arts 060 220
Subtest 2: Mathematics 061 220
Subtest 3: Science, Health and Phys Ed 062 220
Subtest 4: Social Studies and Fine Arts 063 220

 

Early Childhood Education Testing Requirements

Early Childhood Generalist (Pre-K – 3rd) Content Area Assessments
*Must be taken prior to Student Teaching (Praxis II will not be accepted after May 31, 2014)

Content Area Test Name

Test Number

Passing Score

Subtest 1: Reading and English Arts

014

220

Subtest 2: Mathematics

015

220

Subtest 3: Science, Health and Phys Ed

016

220

Subtest 4: Social Studies and Fine Arts

017

220

 

Secondary Education Testing Requirements

Secondary Education Generalist (5-12) Content Area Assessments
*Must be taken prior to Student Teaching (Praxis II will not be accepted after May 31, 2014)

 Content Area Test Name

Test Number

Passing Score

Mathematics

035

220

Science: Chemistry

043

220

Science: Life Science

045

220

Science: Physical Science

046

220