The University of Sioux Falls Fredrikson School of Education is accredited with the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Professional accreditation is one way to ensure schools of education are graduating well-qualified educators ready for today’s classrooms. USF has proven its commitment to producing quality teachers for our nation’s children by achieving accreditation under the performance-oriented standards of NCATE. USF has been accreditated by NCATE since 1992.
The next scheduled review will be in the spring of 2016.
Title II Report Information
Academic Year 2011-2012
Number of students in teacher education programs, all specializations: 180
Number of students in supervised student teaching: 58
Average number of practicum hours required prior to student teaching: 200
Average total number of hours required for student teaching: 420
Median GPA of individuals completing the undergraduate teaching program: 3.56
Number of candidates completing all education programs, graduate and undergraduate: 115
Praxis Information 2009-2012
Fredrikson School of Education
University of Sioux Falls
1101 W 22nd Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57105