In Missouri, this program leads to a license in Early Childhood Education Birth-Grade 3.
1) Content Exam for Initial Utah Certification: a. Praxis 5001 Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects* or b. Praxis 5025 Early Childhood: Content Knowledge
*The Praxis II 5001 exam also meets the WGU Program Requirement.
Obtaining an initial Utah license is required to license in Missouri via the Reciprocity Pathway.
You must pass this exam to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification in Utah.
2) WGU Program Required Exam
Students who matriculated before March 1, 2012 are not required to meet this requirement.
You must pass this exam to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification if you matriculated on or after March 1, 2012.
Pass any one of the following exams:
a. Praxis II 5001 Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects
b. Praxis II 5014 Elementary Education: Content Knowledge
c. Praxis II 5018 Elementary Education: Content Knowledge
d. Praxis II 5031 Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects
Visit these links for more important information:
Missouri State Advisory
General Information About Licensing in Missouri
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU and the Utah State Office of Education
Applying for Your Missouri Teaching License
Article Number : 19810, 2257