Mount St. Joseph University

School of Education 

Teacher Education Program Performance Data 

2015-2016

Mount St. Joseph University Teacher Education Program, which is designed to prepare competent, collaborative, caring, and reflective practitioners, is granted Accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of seven years, from 2012-2019. TEAC has now merged to become CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation). This accreditation certifies that the forenamed professional education program has provided evidence that the program adheres to TEAC’s quality principles.

Teacher Licensure Test Scores Pass Rate - Effective

100% 

Number of Field/Clinical Hours Prior to Student Teaching 

100-210 

Number of weeks required for student teaching 

12-15 

Percentage of students who satisfactorily complete student teaching 

100% 

Average percentage of MSJU Completers Persisting in the 4-yr. State Resident Educator Program /Year 1 

96.2% 

Average percentage of MSJU Completers Persisting in the 4-yr. State Resident Educator Program /Year 2 

98.7% 

Average percentage of MSJU Completers Persisting in the 4-yr. State Resident Educator Program /Year 3

94.1%

*Average percentage of MSJU Completers Persisting in the 4-yr. State Resident Educator Program /Year 4: 94.1%

Consumer Information:

3-year student loan default rate (Fiscal Years 2013-2011 [DOE])
2013 - 7.0%
2012 - 5.9%
2011 - 10.5%

Average cost of attendance (2015-16) –  $26,500
Average beginning salary of teachers (NCES) –  $40,030
Number of completers for initial licensure - 45
Employment rate of completers - 95.5%
Job placement of graduates (2015–2016):

  • Public schools - 71.1%
  • Private schools -  24.4%
  • Currently not  employed - 4.5%