Report Card

Performance Information


Accreditation

The State University of New York at Potsdam is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

The School of Education and Professional Studies at SUNY Potsdam is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), 2010 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036; phone (202) 466-7496.  This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and advanced educator preparation programs. NCATE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation to accredit programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional school personnel.

The following education programs have received National Recognition by their respective specialized professional associations:

ACEI BA Childhood Education
NASM MM Music Education
NAEYC BA Early Childhood Education
ACEI MST Childhood Education
NCTEBA Middle/Secondary English Education
NCTEMST Adolescence English Education
ACTFLBA Middle/Secondary French Education
NCTMMST Adolescence Mathematics Education
NCTMBA Middle/Secondary Mathematics Education
NSTAMST Adolescence Science Education
ACTFLBA Middle/Secondary Spanish Education
NCSSMST Adolescence Social Studies Education
NSTABA Secondary Science Education
AECTMSED Educational Technology Specialist
NSTABA/MST Adolescence Science Education
IRA
MSED Literacy Specialist
NASMBM Music Education
CECMSED Special Education

The part-time MST Childhood Instruction program offered in Ottawa is accredited by the Ontario College of Teachers and approved by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities.

The BS in Business Administration program was accredited by the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) in Spring 2005. IACBE promotes and supports quality business management education worldwide through accreditation and outcomes assessment.


Conceptual Framework

Our conceptual framework is organized around the vision statement A Tradition of Excellence: Preparing Creative and Reflective Educators. The three major strands in the framework are "Well-Educated Citizen," "Reflective Practitioner" and "Principled Educator." Learn more about the Conceptual Framework.


Career Planning Information

For career placement information, please visit the Career Planning site.


New York State Teacher Certification Examinations (NYSTCE)  2006-07

Number of applicants who completed New York State Teacher Certification Examinations:   
     

   
 

Statewide Means
n = 24,904

 

SUNY Potsdam
n = 780

 
Test
No.
Tested
No.
Passed
%
Passed
No.
Tested
No.
Passed
%
Passed
001: Last
21,202 20,920 99 492 491 100
090,091: ATS-W
21,156 21,050 99 492 492 100
002: Multi-subject
11,603 11,011 95 269 258 96
006: Biology
537 533 99 7 * *
007: Chemistry
114 112 98 2 * *
009: Physics
46 45 98   * *
008: Earth Science
112 110 98 3 * *
004: Math
1,2091,177971515100
003: English
1,4671,40596121192
012: French
7867861**
020: Spanish
270250932**
005: Soc. Studies
1,5521,400902323100
075: Music
40038496908999
071: Ed. Technology Spec.
5655981**
065: Literacy
1,7191,69699313097
060: Students/Disabilities
4,7304,248901313100

*  Score aggregates not reported for fewer than 10 test-takers
Data Source: http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/TitleIIData/titleIIDataMain.htm

 

 

New York State Teacher Certification Examinations (NYSTCE)  2005-06

Number of applicants who completed New York State Teacher Certification Examinations:   

   
 

Statewide Means
n = 24,300

 

SUNY Potsdam
n = 580

 
Test
No.
Tested
No.
Passed
%
Passed
No.
Tested
No.
Passed
%
Passed
001: Last
20,860 20,619 99 516 513 99
090,091: ATS-W
20,887 20,772 99 521 520 100
002: Multi-subject
11,413 10,875 95 304 297 98
006: Biology
492 488 99 7 * *
007: Chemistry
109 107 98 2 * *
009: Physics
62 62 100 4 * *
008: Earth Science
136 132 97 1 * *
004: Math
1,2661,24398141393
003: English
1,5011,412941818100
012: French
7058830**
020: Spanish
230212925**
005: Soc. Studies
1,5281,40292191789
075: Music
38236295676496
071: Ed. Technology Spec.
26261001**
065: Literacy
1,5121,478984242100
060: Students/Disabilities
4,2693,832901818100


*  Score aggregates not reported for fewer than 10 test-takers
Data Source: http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/TitleIIData/titleIIDataMain.htm