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The Office of Teacher Education in the College of Education and Educational Technology is happy to offer free access codes to the Pearson PAPA Prep course. If you are interested to utilizing this tool to prepare for the PAPA test requirement, stop by 104 Stouffer Hall and request your access code. The Pre-service Academic Performance Assessment (PAPA) exams are required of all teacher education candidates for admission to Step I in the IUP Three-Step Process.
Information about the new Pre-service Academic Performance Assessment exams for all candidates can be found on the Pennsylvania Educator Certification Tests website.
Contact the IUP University Testing Center for more information at 724-357-4994.
IUP teacher candidates in need of math tutoring for the PAPA math exam can obtain help from the Department of Mathematics in the CLEM Room, Stright 302. Click here for days and times.
The last date for IUP teacher candidates to have their Praxis and PECT score into the Teacher Education Office is January 5, 2016. There will be no exceptions. For more information about testing, go to All about State Testing Requirements.
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