Puerto Rico Master of Arts in Science Education (MASE) Certification and Exam Requirements
In Puerto Rico, this program leads to a reciprocal endorsement in one of the following:
Educación Secundaria: Biología
Educación Secundaria: Química
Educación Secundaria: FísicaNote: Puerto Rico only certifies students at the secondary level in grades 7-12. WGU students should not enroll in a grades 5-9 science program.
Praxis 5235, Biology, Content Knowledge.
You must pass this exam to graduate and be recommended for licensure.
This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.
PCMAS Pruebas de especialidad en Ciencias
You may be required to pass this exam to license in Puerto Rico.
Content Exam: Praxis 5245, Chemistry: Content Knowledge
Content Exam: Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge
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 inforamtion: General Information about Licensing in Puerto Rico
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submit your exam scores to WGU and the Utah State Office of Education
Adding a New Area to Your Puerto Rico Teaching Certificate
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