PA Secondary Science Certification and Exam Requirements

Pennsylvania Secondary Science Certification and Exam Requirements

 

 

In Pennsylvania, this program leads to a Level I teacher credential in one of the following:

 

Biology, Grades 7-12
Chemistry, Grades 7-12
Earth and Space Science, 7-12
Physics, Grades 7-12

 

 

Area of Concentration Required Exams
Science 7-12, Biology

Content Exam: Praxis 5235, Biology: Content Knowledge

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for teacher certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.

Science 7-12, Chemistry

Content Exam: Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledge

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for teacher certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.

Science 7-12, Physics

Content Exam: Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge 

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for teacher certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.

Science 7-12 Earth and Space

Content Exam: Praxis 5571, Earth and Space Sciences: Content Knowledge 

You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for teacher certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.

 

 

Visit these links for more important information:
General Information About Licensing in Pennsylvania

Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU 
Applying for your Pennsylvania Teaching License

 
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