Praxis II Approved Tests

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Key: M = Major; m = minor; MS = Master's of Science

 

Major/Minor

Exam Name

Exam Code

Cut Score

Administration (MS)

 

Educational Leadership: Administration and Supervision

 

5411

 

151

 

OR

 

 

 

 

 

School Leaders Licensure Assessment

 

6011

 

163*

 

Art Education (M)

 

Art: Content Knowledge

 

5134

 

158*

 

Biological Science Education (M)

 

Biology: Content Knowledge

 

5235

 

149

 

General Science: Content Knowledge

 

5435

 

166

 

Chemistry Education (M/m)

 

Chemistry: Content Knowledge

 

5245

 

151

 

General Science: Content Knowledge**

 

5435

 

166

 

Chinese Teaching (m)

 

Chinese (Mandarin): World Language

 

5665

 

TBA*

 

Computer Science Teaching (m)

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

Dance Education (M)

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

Dual-Language Immersion (m)

 

See ESS Advisor 350 McKay

 
  

Early Childhood Education (M)

 

Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects

 

5001†

 

***

 

Earth and Space Science Education (M)

 

Earth and Space Sciences: Content Knowledge

 

5571

 

153

 

General Science: Content Knowledge**

 

5435

 

166

 

Elementary Education (M)

 

Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects

 

5001†

 

***

 

English Teaching (M/m)

 

English Language Arts: Content and Analysis

 

5039

 

162*

 

Family and Consumer Sciences Education (M)

 

Family and Consumer Sciences

 

5122

 

160*

 

French Teaching (M/m)

 

French: World Language

 

5174

 

160*

 

Geography Teaching (m)

 

Geography

 

5921

 

159

 

OR

 

OR

 

 

 

Social Studies: Content Knowledge

 

5081

 

159

 

Geology Teaching (m)

 
N/A

N/A

 

N/A

 

German Teaching (M/m)

 

German: World Language

 

5183

 

160*

 

Health Education (M)

 

Health Education

 

5551

 

162

 

History Teaching (M/m)

 

World & US History: Content Knowledge

 

5941

 

156

 

OR

 

 

 

 

 

Social Studies: Content Knowledge

 

5081

 

159

 

Japanese Teaching (m)

 

FLATS Exam  (see Humanities Advisement Center, 1175 JSFB)

 

N/A

 

120

 

Latin Teaching (M/m)

 

Latin

 

5601

 

152

 

Mathematics Education (M/m)

 

Mathematics: Content Knowledge

 

5161

 

160*

 

Music Education (M)

 

Music: Content Knowledge

 

5113

 

156

 

Physical Education Teaching/Coaching (M)

 

Physical Education: Content Knowledge

 

5091

 

152

 

Physical Science Teaching (M)

 

Physics: Content Knowledge

 

5265

 

136

 

OR

 

 

 

 

 

Chemistry: Content Knowledge

 

5245

 

151

 

General Science: Content Knowledge**

 

5435

 

166

 

Physics Teaching (M/m)

 

Physics: Content Knowledge

 

5265

 

136

 

General Science: Content Knowledge**

 

5435

 

166

 

Political Science Teaching (m)

 

Government/Political Science

 

5931

 

149*

 

OR

 

OR

 

OR

 

Social Studies: Content Knowledge

 

5081

 

159

 

Portuguese Teaching (m)

 

FLATS Exam (see Spanish/Portuguese Department, 3157 JFSB)

 

N/A

 

128

 

Psychology Teaching (m)

 

Psychology

 

5391

 

154*

 

OR

 

 

 

 

 

Social Studies: Content Knowledge

 

5081

 

159

 

Russian Teaching (m)

 

FLATS Exam (see Humanities Advisement Center, 1175 JFSB)

 

N/A

 

128

 

School Psychologist (MS)

 

School Psychologist

 

5402

 

147*

 

Social Science Teaching (M)

 

Social Studies: Content Knowledge

 

5081

 

159

 

Spanish Teaching (M/m)

 

Spanish: World Language

 

5195

 

168

 

Special Education (M)****

 

Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects

 

5001†

 

***

 

Technology and Engineering Education (M)

 

Technology Education

 

5051

 

159*

 

TESOL K-12 (m)

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

Theatre Arts Education (M)

 

Theatre

 

5641

 

162

 
 

*Test cut score has not been finalized and is subject to change.

 

**Please see program to determine if the General Science: Content Knowledge Test is required.

 

***The El Ed: Multiple Subjects test consists of four subtests. Code #5001 (replaces #5031) is used to register for all four subtests in one sitting. An individual must pass all four  subtests to be eligible for licensure or to be considered highly qualified. The minimum passing scores (cut scores) are listed below. To register for subtests individually, the following codes may be used: 

 
 

Praxis II 5001 Sub-test Names (current)

 

Code #

 

Cut Score

 

El Ed Reading and Language Arts Subtest

 

5002

 

157*

 

El Ed Mathematics Subtest

 

5003

 

157*

 

El Ed Social Studies Subtest

 

5004

 

155*

 

El Ed Science Subtest

 

5005

 

159*

 
 

† Praxis II 5031 Sub-test Names (obsolete)

 

Code #

 

Cut Score

 

El Ed Reading and Language Arts Subtest

 

5032

 

165

 

El Ed Mathematics Subtest

 

5033

 

165

 

El Ed Social Studies Subtest

 

5034

 

155

 

El Ed Science Subtest

 

5035

 

159

 
 

† If you took Praxis II 5031 and wish to retake one of the sub-test over, you may do so until September 1, 2015.

 

**** Special Education: Praxis test #5001 allows a special education teacher to be highly qualified as a teacher of record of elementary-aged special education students or exclusively of students assessed under the alternative achievement test.

 
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