AL Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements

Alabama Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements

NoteWGU graduates who want to become certified in Alabama must do so through the reciprocity process by first licensing in Utah.  Graduates may apply for a reciprocal license in Alabama after receiving their Utah license. Refer to the following articles for specific state licensure requirements: general Utah teacher certification requirements and general Alabama teacher certification requirements.

In Alabama, this program leads to a Professional Educator Certificate with an endorsement in Elementary Education Grades K-6.

1) Content Exam: Praxis 5001, Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for certification. This exam also meets the WGU Program Requirement.

Or, if passed prior to 7/1/2015, Praxis 5031

Or, if passed prior to 9/1/2012, Praxis 5014


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