The PLACE Subject Assessment exam is a content area exam that the Colorado Department of Education accepts to meet the content knowledge testing requirement for teacher licensure. For questions regarding the PLACE examinations, and/or to schedule an exam, please go to: http://www.place.nesinc.com
The tests for endorsement areas for the Alternative Licensure Programs are:
|Exam (Exam #)||Exam (Exam #)||Exam (Exam #)|
|Agriculture (40)||German (10)||Russian (14)|
|Art (28)||Health (31)||Science (05)|
|Bus. Ed. (34)||Italian (11)||Social Studies (06)|
|Drama (30))||Japanese (15)||Spanish (09)|
|Early Child Ed. (02)||Latin (12)||Speech (19)|
|English (07)||Math (04)|
|Elementary Ed. (01)||Marketing (35)||*Special Education Generalist SOE-take the Elementary Ed test (01) before the beginning ALP SED|
|Family Studies (34)||Music (29)||*Special Education Generalist license (20)-take at the end of ALP SED|
|French (08)||Physical Education (32)|
*To obtain a Statement of Eligibility (SOE) in Special Education, individuals are required to pass the Elementary Education exam #10014, or the computer based Elementary exam #5014.
Your PLACE scores will automatically be sent to the Colorado Department of Education (CDE). If you are applying for ALP SED MAT, you will need to have your PLACE Elementary Ed scores sent to MSU Denver.
Results of PLACE assessments are recognized only in Colorado.