PRAXIS LIST

Mississippi State Board of Education Approved Praxis Tests
Required for Each Licensure Category
License Category

Type

Administrator K-12
Agriculture 7-12

Teacher Ed

Art K-12

Teacher Ed

Alternate Route
Performing Arts
Audiology K-12
Biology 7-12

Teacher Ed

Business Ed 7-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

Chemistry 7-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed
Alternate Route

Child Development
Dance K-12

Performing Arts

Deaf Education K-12

Teacher Ed

Elementary Ed K-6

Teacher Ed

Elementary Ed 4-6
English 7-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

French K-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

German K-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

Test Name and Code Number
School Leadership Licensure Assessment (SLLA) code 6011
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624 (no
specialty area test validated for this area)
Praxis II Art Education test code 5134 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Art Education test code 5134
CORE & Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Audiology test code 5342
Praxis II Biology test code 5235 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Biology test code 5235
Praxis II Business Education test code 5101 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Business Education test 5101
Praxis II Chemistry test code 5245 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Chemistry test code 5245
Praxis II Early Childhood test code 5024 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5621
CORE & Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
Praxis II Hearing Disability test code 5272 & Praxis II
Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622, 5623, or 5624
(choose one)
Praxis II Elementary Ed test code 5017 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5622
CORE & Praxis II Elementary Ed test code 5018
Praxis II English test code 5038 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II English test code 5038
Praxis II French test code 5174 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II French test code 5174
Praxis II German test code 5183 & Praxis II Principles of Learning &
Teaching test codes 5622, 5623, or 5624 (choose one)

Alternate Route
Guidance &
Counseling K-12
Home Economics/
Family & Consumer
Science 7-12

CORE & Praxis II German test code 5183
CORE & Praxis II Guidance & Counseling test code 5421

Teacher Ed
Alternate Route

Praxis II Home Economics test code 5122 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Home Economics test code 5122

Latin

Teacher Ed

Praxis II Latin test code 5601 & Praxis II Principles of Learning &

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License Category

Type

Library/Media K-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

Marketing 7-12
Mathematics 7-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

Music K-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

Alternate Route
Performing Arts
Physical Ed K-12

Teacher Ed

Physics 7-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed
Alternate Route

Psychometrist K-12
School Psychologist
K-12
Social Studies 7-12

Teacher Ed

Spanish K-12

Alternate Route
Teacher Ed

Alternate Route
Special Education
Mild/Moderate
K-12
Mild/Moderate
7-12
Mild/Moderate
K-12

Teacher Ed

Alternate Route
Masters Route

Emotional
Disability K-12
Birth to
Kindergarten
Speech 7-12

Teacher Ed
Alternate Route

Speech/Language
Pathology K-12
Theater K-12

Performing Arts

Test Name and Code Number
Teaching test codes 5622, 5623, or 5624
(choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Latin test code 5601
Praxis II Library Media test code 5311 & Praxis II Principles
of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622, 5623, or
5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Marketing test code 5561
Praxis II Mathematics test code 5161 & Praxis II Principles of
Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Mathematics test code 5161
Praxis II Music Education test code 5113 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Music Education test code 5113
CORE & Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
Praxis II Physical Education test code 5091 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Physical Education test code 5091
Praxis II Physics test code 5265 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Physics test code 5265
CORE (no specialty area test)
CORE & Praxis II School Psychology test code 5402
Praxis II Social Studies test code 5081 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Social Studies test code 5081
Praxis II Spanish test code 5195 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Spanish test code 5195
Praxis II Special Education test code 5354 &
Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)
CORE & Praxis II Special Education test code 5354
CORE & Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one) & Praxis II Special Education test code 5354
CORE & Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one) & Praxis II Emotionally Disturbed test code
5372
CORE & Praxis II Principles of Learning and Teaching test code
5622
Praxis II Speech Communication test code 5221 & Praxis II
Principles of Learning & Teaching test code 5624
CORE & Praxis II Speech Communication test code 5221
CORE & Praxis II Speech Pathology test code 5331
CORE & Praxis II Principles of Learning & Teaching test codes 5622,
5623, or 5624 (choose one)

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CORE – must complete three parts
Reading (test 5712)
Writing (test 5722)
Math (test 5732)
Praxis II - Principles of Learning & Teaching (PLT)
5621 - Grades Pre-K-K
5622 – Grades K-6
5623 – Grades 4-8
5624 - Grades 7-12

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