Michigan Alternate Route

For detailed information about the alternative route to school administrator certification, please see the School Administrator Program section of the Michigan Department of Education website.

Find your certification area below, and click the test title to learn more. Find out how to register for a Praxis® test and read the Praxis test retake policy.

In general, unless it is specifically stated that a calculator is permitted or required for a particular test, calculators may not be used on any Praxis tests (see Calculator Use).

Alternate Route Entry Assessment

To Be Certified InYou Need to TakeTest CodeQualifying Score
Central Office Administrator Educational Leadership: Administration and Supervision 5411 NM
Principal Educational Leadership: Administration and Supervision 5411 NM

NM = No minimum score. 

Administrator

To Be Certified InYou Need to TakeTest CodeQualifying Score
Central Office Administrator School Superintendent Assessment(Must use SLS website to register) 6021 157
Principal School Leaders Licensure Assessment(Must use SLS website to register) 6011 163

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

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