Additional Requirements for Spring, Senior Year and Licensure

Additional Requirements for Spring, Senior Year and LicensureStudents who are accepted to the University of Arkansas are eligible for enrollment in the College of Education and Health Professions Family and Consumer Sciences Education Program.

Additional Admission Requirements for Spring, Senior Year:

1. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher to be admitted for the student teaching semester.

2. Passing scores on all three parts of Praxis I core academic subjects are required before enrolling in CATE 406X Teaching Internship (Sp) and CATE 4052 Seminar Teaching Internship (Sp).

3. Passing scores are required for Praxis II: Subject Matter before enrolling in CATE 406X Teaching Internship (Sp) and CATE 4052 Seminar Teaching Internship (Sp).

4. Students must complete a successful "Internship Admission Interview" with career and technical education faculty. These interviews are scheduled with all senior students in the fall semester during preregistration advising.

Note: All students seeking licensure in the state of Arkansas are subject to a criminal background check. Forms for this procedure may be obtained at 350 Graduate Education Building, at the State Department, or any police station, including the campus police. Arkansas will not certify anyone who has been convicted of a felony.

For more information about studies in Family and Consumer Sciences Education, contact:

Sheri Deaton
sddeato@uark.edu
479-575-2581