MO BA Special Education/Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements - Approved Pathway

Missouri BA Special Education/Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements - Approved Pathway

 

In Missouri, this program leads to an Initial Professional certificate in Elementary Education 1-6 and Special Education Mild/Moderate Cross-Categorical Disabilities K-12. 

 

1) Elementary Education Content Exam:  MEGA (007-010) Elementary Education Multi-Content

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for certification.

 

2) Special Education Content Exam: MEGA (050) Mild/Moderate Cross Categorical Special Education

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for certification.

 

3) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5543, Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program.

 

The course C217 – Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan is required for all students licensing via the approved pathway in Missouri. This course will be added to your degree plan in the same term as C934.

 

Visit these links for more important information:

Missouri State Advisory

General Information About Licensing in Missouri via the Approved Pathway

General Policies Regarding External Certification Exams

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

 

 

10/2018