PR Social Science Certification and Exam Requirements

Puerto Rico Social Science Certification and Exam Requirements

In Puerto Rico, this program leads to a reciprocal license in Educación Secundaria: Estudios Sociales.

1) Content Exam:

Praxis 5081, Social Studies: Content Knowledge

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

This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement

2) Content Exam:

PCMAS: Prueba de especialidad en Estudios Sociales/Historia

You may be required to take this exam for licensure in Puerto Rico, you may take this exam after completion of your program and licensure in the state of Utah. 


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 Board of Education

Applying for your Puerto Rico License





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