Utah BA Special Education Mild to Moderate Certification and Exam RequirementsIn Utah, WGU's BA Special Education Mild to Moderate program leads to a Level 1 licence in Mild/Moderate Special Education K-12 .
1) Utah Content Exam: Praxis 5543 Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications OR Praxis 5354 Special Education: Core Knowledge and Applications
You must submit a passing score of one of these exams to be recommended for certification. The Praxis 5543 is the recommended exam because it also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.
2) WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5543 Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications
If you matriculated 9/1/2011, or later, you must pass this exam to graduate from the program.
Visit these links for more important information:
General Information about Licensing in Utah
Registering for Exams
Submit your exam scores to WGU and the Utah State Office of EducationAdding a Special Education Endorsement to a Utah Teacher Certification Application Information
WGU Community Notice
WGU Community Guidelines