TX Secondary Mathematics Certification and Exam Requirements-Reciprocity Pathway

Texas Secondary Mathematics Certification and Exam Requirements-Reciprocity Pathway


In Texas, the secondary mathematics program leads to a Standard Certificate in Mathematics 7-12

Important Note Regarding Field Experiences and Licensure

1) Utah Content Exam: Praxis 5161, Mathematics: Content Knowledge

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


After applying for your Review of Credentials in Texas, TEA may require you to also pass the following exams:

TExES Mathematics 7-12 (235)

TExES Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities EC-12 (160) 



Visit these links for important information: 

General Information About Licensing in Texas-Reciprocity Pathway

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU and to the Utah State Board of Education

Applying for Your Texas Teaching License-Reciprocity Pathway






Article Number: 20206, 2321