GA Social Science Certification and Exam Requirements

In Georgia, this program will lead to certification in one of the following areas:

Economics, Grades 6-12

Geography, Grades 6-12
History, Grades 6-12
Political Science, Grades 6-12

 

Content and Program Required Exams

To graduate from your program and be recommended for Georgia teacher certification, you must pass:

 

Area of Certification 

Content and Program Required Exams 


Economics, Grades 6-12

 

1) Georgia Content Exam: GACE Economics Test I (038) and II (039)

 

2) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5081, Social Studies: Content Knowledge 

 

3) Licensure Exam Requirement: Georgia Educator Ethics—Program Exit (360). You will find instructions on how to register for the Georgia Educator Ethics – Program Exit (360) here. This assessment is not required for graduation from your program, however, it is required before you will be recommended for certification. 

 

 Geography, Grades 6-12

 

1) Georgia Content Exam: GACE Geography Test I (036) and II (037)

 

2) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5081, Social Studies: Content Knowledge 

 

3) Licensure Exam Requirement: Georgia Educator Ethics—Program Exit (360). You will find instructions on how to register for the Georgia Educator Ethics – Program Exit (360) here. This assessment is not required for graduation from your program, however, it is required before you will be recommended for certification.

 

 History, Grades 6-12


1) Georgia Content Exam: GACE History Test I (034) and II (035)

 

2) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5081, Social Studies: Content Knowledge 

 

3) Licensure Exam Requirement: Georgia Educator Ethics—Program Exit (360). You will find instructions on how to register for the Georgia Educator Ethics – Program Exit (360) here. This assessment is not required for graduation from your program, however, it is required before you will be recommended for certification.

 

 Political Science, Grades 6-12


1) Georgia Content Exam: GACE Political Science Test I (032) and II (033)

 

2) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5081, Social Studies: Content Knowledge 

 

3) Licensure Exam Requirement: Georgia Educator Ethics—Program Exit (360). You will find instructions on how to register for the Georgia Educator Ethics – Program Exit (360) here. This assessment is not required for graduation from your program, however, it is required before you will be recommended for certification.

 

 

 

Visit these links for important information:

General Information About Licensing in Georgia

Registering for GACE Exams

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Applying for Your Georgia Teaching License

 


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