Graduation Requirements

The PHSC Educator Preparation Institute graduation requirements include the following:

  • Complete all EPI classes with a "C" or higher
  • Achieve a minimum a 2.5 GPA in all EPI classes
  • Complete all school based hours
  • Demonstrate competency in the Florida Educator Accomplished Practices (FEAPs) at the pre-professional level
  • Pass the final section of the Florida Teacher Certification Examinations (FTCE)
    • Professional Education Test
      • Competencies and Skills and Blueprint
      • Test Format and Sample Questions

After completing the coursework for this degree including the required field experience, students will be guided through the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) steps to apply for their Florida Professional Educator Certification.