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Content Area Tests

The Content Area Tests measure how well students know the subject matter they will teach. Each test contains 125 multiple choice questions. Visit our Content Study Guides​ page for study materials and practice exams. 
Below are links with details for each test:

Content Area Tests

Test Code Test
170 Agricultural Education (last test date 1/21/18)
215 Agricultural Education (first test date 1/22/18)
171 ​​Business, Marketing, and Computer Education
038 Computer Science
140 Dance
141 Drama/Theatre Arts
107 Early Childhood Education (last test date 1/21/18)
206 Early Childhood Education (first test date 1/22/18)
152 Early Childhood Special Education
197–200 Elementary Education (Grades 1–6)
110 Elementary/Middle Grades
125 English as a New Language
111 English Language Arts
172 Family and Consumer Sciences
312 Gifted Education (NES®)
173 Health Careers
142 Health Education (last test date 1/21/18)
211 Health Education (first test date 1/22/18)
155 Learning Behavior Specialist I
175 Library Information Specialist
115 Mathematics
201 Middle Grades (5–8) Language Arts
202 Middle Grades (5–8) Mathematics
203 Middle Grades (5–8) Science
204 Middle Grades (5–8) Social Science
143 Music
144 Physical Education
176 Reading Specialist (last test date 1/21/18)
221 Reading Specialist (first test date 1/22/18)
177 Reading Teacher
181 School Counselor
182 School Nurse
183 School Psychologist (last test date 1/21/18)
237 School Psychologist (first test date 1/22/18)
184 School Social Worker
105 Science: Biology
106 Science: Chemistry
108 Science: Earth and Space Science
112 Science: Environmental Science
116 Science: Physics
109 Social Science: Economics
113 Social Science: Geography
114 Social Science: History
117 Social Science: Political Science
118 Social Science: Psychology
121 Social Science: Sociology and Anthropology​​
163 Special Education General Curriculum Test
154 Speech-Language Pathologist: Nonteaching
153 Speech-Language Pathologist: Teaching
150 Teacher of Students Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
151 Teacher of Students Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
174 Technology Education (last test date 1/21/18)
219 Technology Education (first test date 1/22/18)
178 Technology Specialist
145 Visual Arts

Content-Area Tests (Administrator)

Test Code ​Test
185 Chief School Business Official
180 Director of Special Education
195/196 Principal as Instructional Leader
187 Superintendent (last test date 1/21/18)
225 Superintendent (first test date 1/22/18)

Foreign Language Content-Area Tests

These tests are for individuals seeking foreign language teaching endorsements.

Test Code Test
137 Foreign Language: Arabic
136 Foreign Language: Chinese (Cantonese)
126 Foreign Language: Chinese (Mandarin)
127 Foreign Language: French
128 Foreign Language: German​
129 Foreign Language: Hebrew
130 Foreign Language: Italian
131 Foreign Language: Japanese
132 Foreign Language: Korean
133 Foreign Language: Latin
134 Foreign Language: Russian
135 Foreign Language: Spanish

Language Proficiency Tests for an Educator License with Stipulations Endorsed as Transitional Bilingual

These tests are for individuals seeking transitional bilingual endorsements, bilingual endorsements, or bilingual approvals.

Test Code Test
055 English Language Proficiency
057 Target Language Proficiency—Arabic
071 Target Language Proficiency—Assyrian​
072 Target Language Proficiency—Bosnian
070 Target Language Proficiency—Bulgarian
085 Target Language Proficiency—Burmese
058 Target Language Proficiency—Cantonese
074 Target Language Proficiency—Filipino
059 Target Language Proficiency—Greek
060 Target Language Proficiency—Gujarati
061 Target Language Proficiency—Hindi
062 Target Language Proficiency—Japanese
063 Target Language Proficiency—Korean
064 Target Language Proficiency—Lao
086 Target Language Proficiency—Lithuanian
084 Target Language Proficiency—Malayalam
065 Target Language Proficiency—Mandarin
087 Target Language Proficiency—Nepali
066 Target Language Proficiency—Polish
090 Target Language Proficiency—Portuguese
067 Target Language Proficiency—Russian
073 Target Language Proficiency—Serbian
056 Target Language Proficiency—Spanish
089 Target Language Proficiency—Telugu
088 Target Language Proficiency—Ukrainian
068 Target Language Proficiency—Urdu
069 Target Language Proficiency—Vietnamese

Learning Behavior Specialist II (LBS II) Tests

Test Code Test
156 Learning Behavior Specialist II: Behavior Intervention Specialist
157 Learning Behavior Specialist II: Bilingual Special Education Specialist
158 Learning Behavior Specialist II: Curriculum Adaptation Specialist
159 Learning Behavior Specialist II: Deaf-Blind Specialist
160 Learning Behavior Specialist II: Multiple Disabilities Specialist
161 Learning Behavior Specialist II: Technology Specialist
162 Learning Behavior Specialist II: Transition Specialist

If you are a current DePaul College of Education student and would like to make a tutoring appointment, please call us at (773) 325-1652 or email us at asc@depaul.edu.​