Wilkes University

Admission Checklist

Admission to Wilkes University does not guarantee admission into the Teacher Education Program (TEP). Requirements for admission to the TEP are in compliance with the mandates of the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Admission Criteria Teacher Education Program at Wilkes University

  • _____ Passed ED190 Effective Teaching with Field Experience with at least a 2.5
  • _____ Completed 48 credits – including 6 credits of Mathematics and 6 credits of English
  • _____ Completed the Teacher Education Program Application
  • _____ Submitted Teaching Philosophy
  • _____ Signed the code of Professionalism and Academic Honesty
  • _____ Signed Agreement of Understanding: GPA and PAPA Requirement
  • _____ Completed Disposition Assessments
  • _____ Obtained a 3.0 Cumulative GPA
  • _____ Passed PAPA or Praxis Core or have SAT scores of 1550 or ACT scores of 23
               (All 3 sections: Reading:_____ Writing:_____ Math:_____)