OR Master of Arts in Science Education (MASE) Certification and Exam Requirements

Oregon Master of Arts in Science Education (MASE) Certification and Exam Requirements

 

LICENSE AND EXAM REQUIREMENTS


In Oregon, WGU's Master of Arts in Science Education (MASE) Middle Grades  program leads to an endorsement in Foundational Science.

 

1) Content Exam: ORELA/NES Middle Grades Science

You must pass this exam in order to be recommended for the Foundational Science endorsement in Oregon. 

 

2) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5440, Middle School Science 

You must pass this exam, or a WGU Program Requirement exam previously accepted for the Middle Grades Science program, in order to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification. 

 

 

In Oregon, WGU's Master of Arts in Science Education (MASE) Secondary program leads to an endorsement in one of the following:  Biology, Chemistry, or Physics


Science Exams and Requirements:                        

Program

Exam Requirement 

Notes

MASE Grades 5-12 (Secondary): Biology

1) Content Exam: ORELA/NES Biology Exam

You must pass this exam in order to be recommended for the Biology endorsement in Oregon.

2) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5235: Biology, Content Knowledge

You must pass this exam to graduate from the MASE Secondary program and receive an Oregon endorsement recommendation. 

MASE Grades 5-12 (Secondary): Chemistry

 

1) Content Exam: ORELA/NES Chemistry Exam

You must pass this exam in order to be recommended for the Chemistry endorsement in Oregon.

2) WGU Program RequirementPraxis 5245: Chemistry, Content Knowledge

You must pass this exam to graduate from the MASE Secondary program and receive an Oregon endorsement recommendation. 

MASE Grades 5-12 (Secondary): Geosciences

Geoscience License Not Available in Oregon

 

MASE Grades 5-12 (Secondary): Physics

1) Content Exam: ORELA/NES Physics Exam

You must pass this exam in order to be recommended for the Physics endorsement in Oregon.

2) WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5265: Physics, Content Knowledge

You must pass this exam to graduate from the MASE Secondary program and receive an Oregon endorsement recommendation. 

 

 

Visit these links for more important information:
General Information About Licensing in Oregon
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU
Adding an Endorsement to an Oregon Teaching License

 


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