Required Testing

Required Testing Websites for the Early Childhood/Early Childhood Special Education Program

Note: You should have passing scores on each of these tests turned in to Radford University’s Teacher Education office in early spring of your junior year. Information is available regarding passing score requirements. 

Required Testing Websites for the Elementary Education Program 

Note: You should have passing scores on each of these tests turned in to Radford University’s Teacher Education office in early spring of your junior year. Information is available regarding passing score requirements.

Required Testing for IDHH Majors

  • Virginia Communication and Literacy Assessment (VCLA).  Passing scores are:
    • Writing: 235
    • Reading: 235
    • Composite: 470
  • Praxis I.  Passing scores are:
    • Reading: 178
    • Writing: 176
    • Math: 178
    • Composite: 532
  • Reading for Educators (PDF)

  • Sign Language Proficiency Interview (SLPI)