The Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL) are designed to help ensure that Massachusetts educators can communicate adequately with students, parents/guardians, and other educators and that individuals are knowledgeable in the subject matter of the license(s) sought.

There are several MTEL tests to choose from. Each costs $139 and consists of 100 multiple-choice questions with 2 open-response assignments. You have 4 hours and 15 minutes to complete each test.

You can select from the following list of MTEL tests:
  • Academic Advanced
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Communication & Literacy Skills
  • Dance
  • Early Childhood
  • Earth Science
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Foundations of Reading
  • French
  • General Curriculum
  • General Science
  • German
  • Health/Family & Consumer Sciences
  • History
  • Italian
  • Latin & Classical Humanities
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics (Elementary)
  • Mathematics (Middle School)
  • Mathematics/Science (Middle School)
  • Middle School Humanities
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Political Science/Political Philosophy
  • Portuguese
  • Reading Specialist
  • Russian
  • Sheltered English Immersion
  • Spanish
  • Technology/Engineering
  • Theater
  • Visual Art
  • Vocational Technical Literacy Skills Test

Make sure you are prepared for your Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL). McRee Learning Center can help.
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