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Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL)

Number of Examinees and Percent of Examinees Passing Each Test by Examinee Category*

Test Administration: August 26, 2011 - September 8, 2011 CBT

Test NameFirst-Time Test TakersTest Retakers
N% PassingN% Passing
Communication and Literacy Skills:
Reading43193.75152.9
Writing42990.97341.1
Both Subtests41088.31931.6
Foundations of Reading8458.38142.0


Total Number of Test Takers:700
Number (Percent) of First-Time Test Takers:514 (73.4)
Number (Percent) of Test Retakers:186 (26.6)
  • First-Time Test Takers = candidates who took the test for the first time on the test date indicated.
  • Test Retakers = candidates who retook the test they took on a previous test date.
  • Caution should be used in interpreting data based on small numbers of test takers.
  • The test takers whose data are presented in this table may not reflect the same performance as that of future test takers.


Last Updated: October 7, 2011
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