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Lipscomb University

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Dr. Deborah Boyd

Completer placement across Tennessee

Lipscomb University's College of Education prepares educators ready to positively impact students, teachers, and schools through academic excellence, faith, practice, and community service, reflecting ideals of global citizenship. The college is committed to a mission of preparing educators who practice their craft in an exemplary manner, exhibit attitudes and values worthy of imitation, relate to members of all communities in the educational experience, and demonstrate knowledge essential to the profession. College faculty and programs have received numerous grants, professional development partnership requests and recognitions. In 2016, the college was recognized as a Model of Excellence by the Association of Liberal Arts Colleges of Education. Lipscomb's secondary teacher prep program was ranked in the 99th percentile nationally by the National Council on Teacher Quality in their 2017 Teacher Prep Review, with its graduate program in elementary grades named No. 14 nationally. This provider has a partnership with Teach for America Nashville. 253 completers reported here also received training from Teach for America Nashville and are reported on that institution's report card as well.

Completer Characteristics

Teachers in Three-Year Cohort

Percent of state three-year cohort

Rest of the State
93.5%
This Provider
6.5%

Enrollment by ethnicity

American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian 1.4%
Black 10.3%
Hispanic 3.9%
Multiracial 1.5%
Pacific Islander 0.0%
White 82.5%

State of Residency for Cohort Members

Out of State
12.4%
In State
87.6%

Initial License Type for Cohort Members

Post Baccalaureate
77.8%
Baccalaureate
22.2%

Clinical Practice Type for Cohort Members

Internship
2.8%
Job Embedded
62.5%
Student Teaching
34.7%

Praxis principles of learning and teaching passage rate

Passed
100%