Scores for the CORE/AREA exam are sent through the mail to the address that was put on the exit examination application. Students should give two weeks from test date for exams to be reviewed and graded.
The Department of Education and Psychology administers a curriculum for undergraduate majors in Elementary Education, General Studies, and Psychology. Additionally, the department offers courses for secondary teacher education majors that will meet the state requirements for certification in the various teaching areas on the secondary levels.
Undergraduates should consult a teacher education advisor as soon as they decide to pursue teacher education. The education degree & certification at Alcorn State University are designed to be completed within the four-year program but there are certification requirements which must be completed during the four year time period.