PR Secondary Science Certification and Exam Requirements

Puerto Rico Secondary Science Certification and Exam Requirements

LICENSURE AND EXAM REQUIREMENTS

In Puerto Rico, this programs lead to a reciprocal license in one of the following areas: 

Educación Secundaria: Boiología

Educación Secundaria: Química

Educación Secundaria: Física

 

Area of Certification
Required Praxis Content Exams
Biology (6-12)

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 this exam to license in Puerto Rico.

You may pass this exam after program completion and Utah licensure.

Chemistry (6-12)

Content Exam: Praxis 5245, Chemistry: 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 this exam to license in Puerto Rico.

You may pass this exam after program completion and Utah licensure.

Physics (6-12)

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.

PCMAS Pruebas de especialidad en Ciencias

You may be required to pass this this exam to license in Puerto Rico.

You may pass this exam after program completion and Utah licensure.

 

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

Applying for your Puerto Rico License

 

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