Iowa Master of Arts in Science Education (MASE) Certification and Exam Requirements
In Iowa, WGU's endorsement programs in science lead to an Endorsement in one of the following Secondary Science Certification areas: Biological Science, Grades 5-12Chemistry, Grades 5-12Earth Science, 5-12Physics, Grades 5-12
Area of Certification
Required Praxis II Content Exams
Biological Science, Grades 5-12
Content: Praxis 5235, Biology: Content Knowledge
Chemistry, Grades 5-12
Content: Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledge
Earth Science, Grades 5-12
Praxis 5571, Earth and Space Sciences: Content Knowledge
Physics, Grades 5-12
1. Content: Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge
The content exams listed meet the WGU Praxis graduation requirements.
You must pass the content exam to graduate from your program.
Demonstration Teaching: You must complete your practicum experience at the secondary (high school) level.
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General Information About Licensing in Iowa
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU
Applying for Your Iowa Teaching License
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