IN Secondary Science Certification and Exam Requirements - Direct Pathway

In Indiana, this program leads to an Initial Practitioner license in one of the following areas:
Life Science (Grades 5-12)
Chemistry (Grades 5-12)
Earth/Space Science (Grades 5-12)
Physics (Grades 5-12)

Exam Requirements

 

You must satisfy the content, pedagogy and WGU program exam requirements based on your content area.
 

 Area of Certification

 

 Content Exam

 

Pedagogy Exam

WGU Program Requirement Exam

Life Science (Grades 5-12) IN CORE 045, Science - Life Science
OR Praxis 5235, Biology, Content Knowledge, if passed by 5/31/14 
IN CORE 006, Secondary Education Praxis 5235, Biology, Content Knowledge
Chemistry (Grades 5-12) IN CORE 043, Science - Chemistry
OR Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledgeif passed by 5/31/14 
IN CORE 006, Secondary Education Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledge
Earth/Space Science (Grades 5-12) IN CORE 044, Science - Earth/Space Science
OR Praxis 5571, Earth and Space Sciences: Content Knowledgeif passed by 5/31/14
IN CORE 006, Secondary Education Praxis 5571, Earth and Space Sciences: Content Knowledge
Physics (Grades 5-12) IN CORE 047, Science - Physics
OR Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledgeif passed by 5/31/14
IN CORE 006, Secondary Education Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge

Note: The corresponding Content Exam and WGU Program Requirement Exam must be passed to graduate from your program and be recommended for certification.  The corresponding Pedagogy Exam is not required for graduation but must be passed to receive a license recommendation from WGU.  

 

 

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09/2019

 

 

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