MS MAT Secondary English Exam Requirements

Mississippi MAT in Secondary English Exam Requirements

In Mississippi, this program leads to a license in  English 7-12

1) Content Exam: Praxis 5038 English Language Arts: Content Knowledge
You must pass this exam to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification.
This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.

2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 0624/5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching (7-12)
You must pass this exam to be recommended for certification.


MS Pre-Service Teaching Certificate Required Prior to DT

After obtaining the results of your Mississippi Department of Public Safety background clearance, and at least one month before your Demonstration Teaching (DT) start date you must begin the process of obtaining a Mississippi Pre-Service Teaching License.  See the MS Pre-Service Teaching Certificate Required Prior to DT article for more information.


Visit these links for more important information:
General Information About Licensing in Mississippi
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Applying for your Mississippi Teaching License




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