Massachusetts BA Special Education/ Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements
In Massachusetts, completion of this program leads to a Provisional Certificate in Elementary Education Grades 1-6 and Teacher of Students with Moderate Disabilities Pk-8.
1) Content Exam for Elementary Education & Special Education: MTEL General Curriculum (03) (Multi-Subject and Mathematics Subtests). You must pass this exam in order to graduate from your program and be recommended for certification.
2) Pedagogy Exam: MTEL Foundations of Reading (90)
You must pass this exam in order to be recommended for certification.
3) WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5543 Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications
You must pass this exam in order to graduate from your program.
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