PRAXIS II are standardized tests
administered by the Educational Testing Service
Candidates must successfully complete PRAXIS I
before applying to the Professional Teacher
Education Program. The MSDE equivalent
scores (SAT or ACT) can be substituted for
PRAXIS I. See your advisor for more
information about passing score
requirements. Official score reports
must be provided to the Education
department office, TETC 378.
Candidates must pass Praxis II before
recommend that you complete subject area
content knowledge tests when you have
completed all of your non-education major
requirements. Pedagogy tests should be
completed near the end of your methods
courses or early in your student teaching
The PRAXIS II specialty tests are required
for the certification areas and graduation.
Official score reports must be provided to the Education
department office, TETC 378 prior to
Registration must be completed on the
Paper PRAXIS exams can be taken at Salisbury University.
On-line exams for PRAXIS I and some PRAXIS II tests can
be scheduled at local prometric centers. See the
for more information.
Candidates apply for certification after
successfully competing SU graduation
requirements. An official transcript
and passing scores are required for
licensure in Maryland. Find out more
about Maryland and other state licensing
Practice for PRAXIS
exams is available at the following sites:
More resources are listed below to help you prepare
Praxis I areas.