To graduate with a Bachelor’s degree from the School of Education, candidates must meet all General Requirements and Graduation Requirements of CLASS majors as well as the following:

  1. Earned a combined grade point average of 2.50 in professional education and specialization as well as an overall USFSM GPA of 2.50
  2. Completed all assignments and/or requirements that are required to be uploaded into Taskstream
  3. Successful completion of all courses and requirements on the Program of Study
  4. Submitted all documents for graduation (i.e., test scores, final grades, final transcripts) to Academic Advising (SMC-C107) no later than 5:00 pm on the Friday after the graduation ceremony. If that date is a university holiday, then the said information must be submitted no later than 5:00 pm on the Thursday after the graduation ceremony.

Elementary Education majors must also have:

  1. Successfully completed all program requirements for ESOL including the ESOL Field Experience Documentation form.
  2. Passed the appropriate Florida Teacher Certification Examinations (FTCE): Subject Area Exams and Professional Education Exam.