Undergraduate Entry Requirements

Only students, who have passed the College of Education mandatory entry requirements: speech and hearing assessments, Praxis Core for Educators (5751), have 60 credits and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, may take education courses.  

Praxis Core for Educators Series 5751:


Test Code Score

Core Academic Skills for Educators: Reading 5712 156
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Writing 5722 162
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics(On-screen four-function calculator provided.) 5732 150
If you wish to take all three computer-delivered Core Academic Skills for Educators exams (5712, 5722, 5732) at the same time, select Core Academic Skills for Educators Combined Test (5751) when registering. Scores will be reported by individual test (5712, 5722, 5732).

Speech and Hearing Assessment:

You must register on line for this assessment using the link below.  Please be sure to keep your appointment as space is limited. If you are able to attend your scheduled appointment or if you have problems registering for the speech and hearing assessments online, please contact Susan Burns at 973-720-2139.  Please report to the Speech and hearing clinic in Hunziker Wing 7C for on the day and time of your appointment. You cannot change or reschedule your appointment once you have registered online. The dates for the Fall Semester are:

  • Thursday, October 2, 2014 -   2:30 PM -5:30 PM
  • Tuesday, October 7, 2014 -  4:00-7:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 15, 2014 -  11:00 AM-2:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 30, 2014 -  2:30 PM-5:30 PM
  • Tuesday, November 4, 2014 -  4:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Wednesday, November 12, 2014 -  11:00 AM-2:00 PM

Click here to apply for the speech and hearing assessment

The Speech and Hearing Clinic is located in Hunziker Wing 7C

Writing Assessment: 

The writing assessment is no longer being offered. 

The William Paterson Writing Center has a multitude of resources available to assist with grammar, writing assistance for ESL students, and writing exercises.  For further information please click here: