Teaching Certification Exam Pass Rates

New York State Teacher Certification Examinations Pass Rates

LIU Post’s College of Education, Information and Technology is required to publish New York state teacher certification examination results on an annual basis. Pass rates for LIU Post students taking the New York Teacher Certification Examinations in 2013-2014 are as follows: The 2013-14 year was split between the old assessments and the new assessments. The “old” Assessments were in place until April 30, 2014 the “new” assessments from May 1 through August 31, 2014 (the end of the reporting year). We report on the assessments that all teacher candidates must take, there are other exams related to the candidates specific major, results are available upon request.

Old : Assessment of Teaching Skills Test (ATSW - E) 135 takers 134 pass pass rate 99%
        Assessment of Teaching Skills Test (ATSW - S) 41 takers 40 pass pass rate 99%
        Liberal Arts and Sciences Test ( AST) 146 takers 141 pass pass rate 96%

New : Educating All Students (EAS) 89 takers 85 pass pass rate 96%
          Academic Literacy Skills Test (ALST) 88 takers 70 pass pass rate 80%

Over all pass rate 86%* This is not the average of the above rates.



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