Individual's applying to the School of Education's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program who are seeking Early Childhood (ECE), Elementary (Elem), and/or Middle School (MS) level endorsements are required to provide passing test scores on the Oregon Educator Licensure Assessments (ORELA) subjects 1 and subjects 2 tests.
Applicants who would like to obtain licensure at the middle (grades 5 through 10) or high school (grades 7 through 12) level are required to complete the ORELA Subject Area Test for the appropriate educational subject in which licensure is being sought.
Applicants for the MAT program without a master's or doctorate degree should complete the ORELA Essential Academic Skills (EAS) test.
The ORELA home site offers information regarding test sites, dates, fees, registration and an exam study guide.
For further information on testing requirements for the MAT program please contact Molly Louie, firstname.lastname@example.org or 503.943.7135.