NV Early Childhood Education Certification and Exam Requirements-Reciprocity Pathway

Nevada Early Childhood Education Certification and Exam Requirements-Reciprocity Pathway

 

In Nevada, this program leads to an Initial License in Early Childhood, Birth - Grade 2

 

Obtaining an initial Utah license is required to apply for an initial license in Nevada via the Reciprocity Pathway. Note: Students who enrolled before 10/1/2015 AND were living in Nevada at this time can license directly in Nevada. Contact licensure@wgu.edu if you need clarification on eligibility and exam requirements.


Content Exams:
1. Praxis 5024, Education of Young Children

You must pass this exam to graduate and be recommended for licensure. 

(Or, if passed prior to 9/1/2014: Praxis 5021, Education of Young Children)
 
2. Praxis 5025 Early Childhood Education

You must pass this exam to graduate and be recommended for licensure. 

(Or, if passed prior to 9/1/2015: Praxis 5022 Early Childhood: Content Knowledge)

3. Praxis 5001, Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects 

You must pass this exam to graduate and be recommended for licensure. 
This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.



Visit these links for important information: 

General Information About Licensing in Nevada

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU and the Utah State Board of Education

Applying for Your Nevada Teaching License



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