MI BA Special Education/Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements

Michigan BA Special Education/ Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements

In Michigan, this program leads to certifications in Elementary K-5 All Subjects (K-8 Self-Contained Classrooms) and Learning Disabilities K-12.

Content Exams: 
1) MTTC Elementary Education (103) (or MTTC Elementary Education 083 if passed prior to 10/1/13) AND
2) MTTC Learning Disabilities (114) (or MTTC Learning Disabilities (063) if passed prior to 11/30/19)

You must pass BOTH exams to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification.

All MTTC exams must be less than 5 years old at the time of licensure in Michigan. 

WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5543, Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications (for students who matriculated on 9/1/2011 or after)
You must pass this exam to graduate from this program.


Visit these links for more important information:
General Information About Licensing in Michigan

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




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