Adding a Content Area to an Existing License by Testing

Special Alert: Beginning June 1, 2014, Indiana will no longer accept Praxis II® content exams for licensure purposes unless the test was taken and passed by May 31, 2014, with the exception of the Health Education (5551) and Physical Education: Content Knowledge (5091) tests.

Beginning September 1, 2015, the Praxis® tests in Health and Physical Education will no longer be accepted unless the test was taken and passed by August 31, 2015.

The following tests are the only approved tests for adding a content area to an existing license.

If you test in Indiana, a copy of your Praxis scores will automatically be sent to the state's educator credentialing agency.

Find your licensure area below to determine which test(s) you need to take and see the minimum qualifying score(s). To learn more about a specific test, click the test title. Once you’ve determined your testing requirements, find out how to register for Praxis tests and read the Praxis test retake policy.

To Be Certified in You Need to Take Test Code Qualifying Score
Health 5–12 Health EducationOnly accepted if taken and passed by August 31, 2015. 5551 158
Physical Education P–12 Physical Education: Content KnowledgeOnly accepted if taken and passed by August 31, 2015. 5091 153

This page is a supplement to  The Praxis Series® Information Bulletin.


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