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First Year Monitoring Checklist


Have an advisor for your program of study.


Complete Education 206:  Introduction to Teacher Education, with a minimum grade of “C”

Completed forms:  1) Academic and Professional Character Screening and 2) Disposition Survey – to ensure that students are informed about ethical issues for teacher certification in the state of South Carolina. 


Completed a minimum of 30 semester credit hours of required course work in the General Education Curriculum, and Introductory courses in your Program of Study


Visited the Educational Testing Services (ETS) website (www.ets.org/Praxis) to learn about Praxis I


Checked qualifications for use of a voucher to pay for Praxis I, however, the Office of Financial Aid must validate the process.  Have registered for the Writing, Reading and Mathematics parts of the Praxis I tests. 


Verified the current cost of Praxis I at ETS


Have passed all parts of Praxis I


Submitted a copy of Praxis I scores to the CARE Center


Have started the documentation process with the CARE Center