DC Master of Arts in Science Education (MASE) Certification and Exam Requirements

Middle Science Certification Available: Middle School Science (4-8 )


Secondary Science Certifications Available: 


Biology (7-12)
Chemistry  (7-12)
Physics  (7-12)
Not Available: Geosciences

Middle Science Exams and Requirements:

1) Content and WGU Program Requirement Exam: Praxis 5440, Middle School Science

You are required to pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for licensure.


2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5623, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 5-9  

You are required to pass this exam to be recommended for licensure.

Secondary Science Exams and Requirements:                       

 


 Area of Certification

 


 Required Praxis Exams

 

Science 7-12, Biology


1) Content and WGU Program Requirement Exam: Praxis 5235, Biology: Content Knowledge

You are required to pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for licensure.


2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624: Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

You are required to pass this exam to be recommended for licensure.

 

Science 7-12, Chemistry


1) Content and WGU Program Requirement Exam: Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledge

You are required to pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for licensure.


2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624: Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

You are required to pass this exam to be recommended for licensure.

 

Science 7-12, Physics


1) Content and WGU Program Requirement Exam: Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge

You are required to pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for licensure.


2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624: Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

You are required to pass this exam to be recommended for licensure.

 

  

 

Visit these links for important information:

General Information About Licensing in DC

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Adding an Endorsement to a DC Teaching Certificate

 

 

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