Praxis II: Assessments

Praxis II Assessments Designated for Certification in Missouri

The Missouri State Board of Education has designated and approved the Missouri Qualifying Scores for the Praxis II Assessments listed to fulfill the exit testing requirements for educator certification.

Effective September 2012 and Continuing Through August 2013

Bold-Face Type Indicates Changes

Italicized Bold-Faced Type Indicates a New Test

Important Notes Relating to the Assessments Listed Below:
Certification by Praxis – The areas marked with * can be added to a valid Missouri Professional or Life Certificate by passing the designated assessment and requesting the certification be added to their certificate.
Paper Based Assessments – Test codes beginning with 0 or 1 indicate a test that is offered by a paper-based format at one of 22 test sites in Missouri.  The registration fees beginning with the 2012-2013 testing year have been eliminated.
Computer Based Assessments – Test codes beginning with 5 or 6 indicate a test that is offered on a computer-based format at one of 14 Prometric or Strategic Testing Network sites in Missouri. 
Test Dates

 

Test Codes

Missouri Certification Area

Cost Per Test

Title of the Designated Assessment

Missouri Qualifying Score

Paper Based

Computer Based

 

6011

Adm: Principal K-8, 9-12

 

$425

School Leaders Licensure Assessment

163

Adm: Special Education Administration K-12

Adm: Vocational School Director K-12

1020

Adm: Superintendent K-12

$300

 

School Superintendent Assessment

158

0700

*Agriculture 9-12

$115

 

Agriculture

520

0134

5134

*Art K-9, K-12, 9-12

  $115

 

$115

 

Art: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning Feb 2013

158

0282

5282

Blind/Partially Sighted B-12

$115

 

Special Education: Teaching Students with Visual Impairments

170

0101

5101

*Business Education 9-12

$115

$115

Business Education: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning Dec 2012

154

5665

*Chinese (Mandarin) K-12

 

$150

Chinese (Mandarin): World Language

152

0272

Deaf/Hearing Impaired B-12

 

$115

 

 

Special Education: Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students

167

0021

5021

*Early Childhood B-3

$139

$139

Education of Young Children

166

0691

*Early Childhood Special Education B-3

$115

 

Special Education: Preschool/Early Childhood

166

0011

5011

*Elementary 1-6

$115

$115

Elementary Education: Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

164

0069

Elementary Mathematics Specialist 1-6

$139

Middle School Mathematics

158

0041

5041

*English 9-12

$115

$115

English Language Literature & Composition: Content Knowledge

158

0121

5121

*Family & Consumer Sciences B-12

$115

$115

Family and Consumer Sciences

CBA Beginning Dec 2012

162

5174

*French K-9, K-12

 

$150

French: World Language

162

5183

*German K-9, K-12

 

$150

German: World Language

163

0550

5550

*Health K-9, K-12, 9-12

$115

$115

Health Education

620

0311

5311

*Library Media Specialist K-12

$115

$115

Library Media Specialist

CBA Beginning Dec 2012

160

0561

*Marketing Education 9-12

$115

 

Marketing Education

163

0061

5061

*Mathematics 9-12

$115

$115

Mathematics: Content Knowledge

137

0049

5049

*Middle School:Language Arts 5-9

$139

$139

Middle School English Language Arts

163

0069

*Middle School: Mathematics 5-9

$139

 

Middle School Mathematics

158

0439

*Middle School: Science 5-9

$139

 

Middle School Science:

149

0089

5089

*Middle School: Social Science 5-9

$139

$139

Middle School Social Science

154

0543

5543

*Mild/Moderate Cross Categorical Disabilities K-12

$139

$139

Spec Ed: Content Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications

158

5114

*Music – Instrumental & Vocal K-12

$139

 

Music: Instrumental & Vocal K-12

162

0091

5091

*Physical Education K-9, K-12, 9-12

$115

$115

Physical Education: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning August 2012

153

0421

5421

School Counselor K-8, 7-12

$115

$115

Professional School Counselor

CBA Beginning Feb 2013

164

0401

School Psychologist K-12

$115

 

School Psychologist

157

0235

5235

*Science: Biology 9-12

$115

$115

Biology: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning Sept 2012

150

Unified Science: Biology 9-12

0245

5245

*Science: Chemistry 9-12

$115

$115

Chemistry: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning Sept 2012

 

152

Unified Science; Chemistry 9-12

0571

5571

*Science: Earth Science 9-12

$115

$115

Earth and Space Science: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning October 2012

147

Unified Science: Earth Science

0435

5435

*Science: General Science

$80

 

General Science: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning September 2012

154

0265

5465

*Science: Physics

$80

 

Physics: Content Knowledge

CBA Beginning September 2012

141

Unified Science: Physics

0545

5545

Severely Developmentally Disabled B-12

$139

$139

Special Education: Content Knowledge and Severe to Profound Applications

158

0081

5081

*Social Science 9-12

$115

$115

Social Studies: Content Knowledge

152

5195

*Spanish K-9, K-12

 

$150

Spanish: World Language

168

0330

5330

Speech/Language Pathologist B-12

$115

$115

Speech-Language Pathology

CBA Beginning Dec 2012

600

0221

5221

*Speech/Theatre 9-12

$80

 

Speech Communication

142

0051

*Technology & Engineering

$115

 

Technology Education

166

0623

5623

Middle School: Agriculture 5-  9

$139

$139

Principles of Learning and Teaching 5-9

167

Middle School: Business Education 5-9

Middle School: Industrial Technology 5-9

Middle School: Speech/Theatre 5-9

All Areas without Subject tests for Middle School 5-9

 

0624

5624

Hebrew K-9, K-12

$139

$139

Principles of Learning and Teaching 7-12

164

Italian K-9, K-12

Journalism 9-12

Latin K-9, 9-12

Russian K-9, 9-12

All Areas Without Subject Tests for Secondary School 9-12