WV MS Special Education Certification and Exam Requirements

West Virginia MS Special Education Certification and Exam Requirements

In West Virginia this program leads to an endorsement in Multi-Categorical Special Education: Mild/Moderate Mentally Impaired, Emotional/Behavioral Disorders, Specific Learning Disabilities, K-6 and 5-Adult.

WV Content Exam: Praxis 5543, Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate

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


Practicum Requirement
West Virginia requires completion of the practicum in a public school.


Visit these links for important information: 

General Information About Licensing in West Virginia

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU 

Adding an Endorsement to a West Virginia Teaching Certificate





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