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 school-based internship, students will be guided through the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) steps to apply for your Florida Professional Educator Certification.