MD Secondary Science Certification and Exam Requirements

Maryland Secondary Science Certification and Exam Requirements


LICENSE AND EXAM REQUIREMENTS

In Maryland, this program leads to a certification in one of the following areas:  
 
Biology, Grades 7-12
Chemistry, Grades 7-12
Earth/Space Science, Grades 7-12
Physics, Grades 7-12
 
Area of Concentration Required Exams Notes
Science 7-12, Biology

Content Exam: Praxis 5235, Biology: Content Knowledge 

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

 

WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5235, Biology: Content Knowledge  

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

MD Secondary Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

This exam is required to be recommended for certification.

Science 7-12, Chemistry

Content Exam: Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledge 

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledge

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

MD Secondary Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

This exam is required to be recommended for certification.

Science 7-12 Earth and Space

Content Exam: Praxis 5571, Earth and Space Sciences: Content Knowledge

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5571, Earth and Space Sciences: Content Knowledge

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

MD Secondary Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

This exam is required to be recommended for certification.

Science 7-12, Physics

Content Exam: Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge

This exam is required for graduation and to be recommended for certification. 

MD Secondary Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

This exam is required to be recommended for certification.

 

Visit these links for more important information:

 
General Information About Licensing in Maryland

General Policies Regarding External Certification Exams
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU
Applying for your Maryland Teaching License

 


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