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East Tennessee State University

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Candidate Profile

The Candidate Profile domain evaluates the provider's ability to recruit a strong, diverse cohort of candidates and prepare them to teach in the content areas of greatest need.

Performance

Does Not Meet Expectations

What does this mean?

"Does Not Meet Expectations" means the provider received less than 50% of possible points. "Meets Expectations" means the provider received 50-74.9% of possible points. "Exceeds Expectations" means the provider received 75% or more of possible points.

Why is this important?

EPPs play a critical role in diversifying Tennessee's teaching workforce and ensuring that enough teachers are trained in high-demand subject areas.

Cohort Members by Race

What does this mean?

This metric shows the racial and ethnic composition of the three-year cohort.

Why is this important?

Research indicates that a racially and ethnically diverse teaching force can have a variety of positive impacts on students.

Metrics

This domain includes two scored metrics and one unscored metric.

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Percentage of Cohort with Qualifying Assessment Scores

N-Size: 397

What is this metric?

This metric reports the percentage of undergraduate cohort members with qualifying assessment scores on the ACT, SAT, or all three components of the Praxis: CORE. This metric is not reported for providers that have only post-baccalaureate candidates.

This metric is unscored

Percentage of Racially Diverse Cohort Members

State Average: 15.9

N-Size: 526

What is this metric?

This metric reports the percentage of cohort members who reported having a racially or ethnically diverse background.

What does this mean?

The score of 4.6 earned this EPP 1.3 out of 10 points possible.

Percentage of High-Demand Endorsements

State Average: 28

N-Size: 486

What is this metric?

This metric reports the percentage of cohort members who earned endorsements in the areas of English as a Second Language, Secondary Math, Secondary Science (Biology, Chemistry, or Physics), Spanish, and Special Education (Modified, Comprehensive, or Interventionist).

What does this mean?

The score of 17.3 earned this EPP 2.4 out of 10 points possible.