Iowa MAT Secondary English Exam Requirements

Iowa MAT in Secondary English Exam Requirements

In Iowa, this program leads to a license in English/Language Arts 5–12

1. Content Exam: Praxis 5039 English Language Arts: Content and Analysis

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


2. Pedagogy Exam : Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching 7-12

*Note: If you completed edTPA during the demonstration teaching portion of your WGU teacher preparation program, then you do not need to pass Praxis 5624. If you did not complete edTPA, then you will need to pass Praxis 5624 to be eligible for licensure recommendation in Iowa.

Visit these links for more important information:
General Information About Licensing in Iowa
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU and the Utah State Office of Education
Applying for your Iowa Teaching License





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