Certification

Secondary Education Content Assessments


Undergraduate students enrolled in the Secondary Education 7-12 program should complete the Educational Testing Service content assessment related to their content major.  Listed below are the content majors offered at Alvernia University and the passing score for the assessment.

 
 
         
     Content
Area
Qualifying
Score with
3.0
GPA
 
  Qualifying
Score with
3.1-3.25
GPA
 
  Qualifying
Score with
3.26-3.5
GPA
 
  Qualifying
Score with
3.51-3.75
GPA
  Qualifying
Score with
3.76-4.0
GPA
         
 

Biology
(0235/5235)

147   146    145   143   142
         
 

Chemistry
(0245/5245)

154   153    151   150   148
         
 

English
(5038)

167                
         
 

Mathematics
(5161)

160                
         
 

Physics
(0265/5265)

140   139   137   136   134
         
 

Social Studies
(0081/5081)

157   156   155   153   152
         
                       

 


The ETS secondary education 7-12 test sites provide information on:

  • Tests at a Glance
  • Strategies for Success
  • Computer-Delivered Testing
  • What to Expect on the Day of your Computer-Delivered Test
  • Reducing Test Anxiety
  • General Information and Study Tips