PPAT Passing Scores by State
|Certification State||State Agency||Passing Score*|
|Iowa||Iowa Board of Educational Examiners||32|
|Kansas||Kansas State Department of Education||TBD|
|Maryland||Maryland State Department of Education||TBD|
|North Carolina||North Carolina Department of Public Instruction||38|
|Oklahoma||Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability||38|
|South Carolina||South Carolina State Department of Education||36|
|South Dakota||South Dakota Department of Education||35|
|Utah||Utah State Board of Education||36 (effective August 1, 2021)|
*The national recommended passing score established by a panel of educators through a multi-state Standard Setting Study is 40.
If you select the state above as your certification state when responding to Background Information Questions before registration, the State Agency will automatically receive a copy of your PPAT® assessment scores.
PPAT Passing Scores by Institution
|State||Educator Preparation Program||Passing Score|
|Kansas||Fort Hays State University||32|
|Michigan||TEACH Teaching Educators and Creating Hope||40|
If your state or preparation program is not listed above, contact your educator preparation program for specific passing requirements.