Education Program Admissions Requirements

Checkpoint I: Program Entry

To be formally admitted to the program, a candidate must meet entry level criteria on three of the ten Teacher Standards (Standards IV & X) and Midway University Dispositions.

To demonstrate this level of performance, the student will include proof of having:

  • Passing PRAXIS Core scores
  • Passing score on Checkpoint I quiz (90% or higher)
  • Online Field Placement Request Form submitted*
  • Positive Behavior in Schools (PBIS) certificate for Field Experience placement for FALL 2020*
  • Kentucky Background Check (not FBI, unless your requested school district requires one)*
  • Central Registry Check (CAN)*
  • Letter to the Reader (details in CP 1 template)
  • Two (2) signed professional recommendation letters (one MUST be from an educator)
  • Passing scores of C or higher in EDU 103 & EDU 201 and passing grade of P in EDU 188
  • Signed Model Code of Ethics for Educators
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Signed Character and Fitness Questionnaire
  • EDU 201 Technology Assignment for Standard 4
  • Community Service/Collaboration Write Up for Standard 10
  • Summary of 20 non-classroom field hours from KFETS (located on EPSB website)
  • Submission of complete CP 1 LiveText portfolio covering required parts of Standards and other requirements (see CP 1 LiveText template for details)
  • Successfully complete a telephone interview covering your Checkpoint I portfolio

*Required to receive an official field placement for Fall 2020, along with registering for the corresponding Field Experience course, after successfully passing Checkpoint 1.

Undergraduate Admissions

Sign up for an individualized campus visit, phone call or virtual visit with an Admissions Counselor to learn more about scholarships, admissions requirements, and more.

Online/Graduate Admissions

Learn more about our module format, payment options, and more during a personalized phone call or online meeting with an Admissions Counselor.

Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to Midway University! There are a few more steps you need to take to complete your registration as an Eagle.