CSET Mathematics

2015-2016 CSET Math Exam Dates, Registration Info & Prep Options...

Below is important information for CSET Mathematics test-takers, including current 2015-2016 Test Dates, Registration Info with suggestions to help you save on testing fees, and info about the test preparation services available to help you pass, like free online CSET Math Study Guides and CSET Math Practice Tests, plus popular Prep Classes, One-on-One Tutoring, and on-demand Online Prep programs featuring instructional videos, virtual tutoring, and more.

California educators planning to teach math at the secondary school level typically must pass the CSET Mathematics exam.  CSET Math consists of three subtests.  Each CSET Math subtest may be taken and passed separately.  Subtest 1 covers Algebra and Number Theory.  Subtest 2 covers Geometry, Statistics, and Probability.  Subtest 3 covers Calculus and Math History.  Candidates seeking a foundation math certification need only pass subtests 1 and 2.  All subtests consist of both multiple choice and constructed response questions.

Candidates may register for the CSET exam by mail, by phone, or online.  Certain registration options apply to specific deadlines, and when you choose to register can affect the costs and fees associated with taking the test.  For more info on CSET test registration, and suggestions on how to reduce registration costs, please click below...

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2015-2016 CSET Mathematics Testing Costs*

Below is an overview of the 2015-2016 CSET Mathematics testing fees for computer-based testing.

CSET Mathematics Costs*
Service Fees
Registration for Subtest I (211) $99 test registration fee
Registration for Subtest II (212) $99 test registration fee
Registration for Subtest III (213) $99 test registration fee
Change of registration No fee
Additional copy of test results  $10 per copy
Score verification for constructed-response (CR) section $50 per subtest
Fee to clear an account $20

*Please note: The above information is provided for your convenience. No warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of this information.  All test-takers should visit the official CSET website at http://www.ctcexams.nesinc.com/about_CSET.asp to confirm fees, registration, and testing requirements before enrolling.


2015-2016 CSET Mathematics Test Dates* for Computer-Based Testing

Computer-based testing for the CSET Mathematics exam is available year-round by appointment, Monday through Saturday (excluding some holidays), on a first-come, first-served basis during the testing windows listed below.

2015-2016 CSET Mathematics Test Dates*
Testing Period Test Results Release Date
9/7/15 - 10/4/15 10/23/15
10/5/15 - 11/1/15 11/20/15
11/2/15 - 11/29/15 12/18/15
11/30/15 - 12/27/15 1/15/16
12/28/15 - 1/24/16 2/12/16
1/25/16 - 2/21/16 3/11/16
2/22/16 - 3/20/16 4/8/16
3/21/16 - 4/17/16 5/6/16
4/18/16 - 5/15/16 6/3/16
5/16/16 - 6/12/16 7/1/16
6/13/16 - 7/10/16 7/29/16
7/11/16 - 8/7/16 8/26/16
8/8/16 - 9/4/16 9/23/16

*Please note: The above test dates and deadlines are provided for your convenience. No warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of this information. Not all test centers are open on all test dates, and specific registration policies and procedures may apply. All test-takers should visit the official CSET website at www.ctcexams.nesinc.com/about_CSET.asp to confirm test dates, registration, and testing requirements before enrolling.


For more info on CSET test dates and advice on choosing the best date for you, please click below...

How to Choose Your CSET Test Date


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Official CSET Website



Want to learn more about the CSET Mathematics exam before registering?  Start by viewing our free CSET Math Study Guide to get a concise overview of exactly what subject matter will appear on your exam, then take our free, full-length CSET Math Practice Test with diagnostics to see how you will perform and identify any areas in which you may need to improve...


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  Free CSET Mathematics Study Guide


PLEASE NOTE: The CSET information provided above is intended as a helpful overview.  It is not comprehensive, and is not intended to replace the full information found on the official CSET website.  No warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of this information.  All test-takers should visit the official CSET website at www.cset.nesinc.com for complete CSET registration info and to confirm test dates, procedures, and testing requirements, and should consider their individual needs, before making any registration decision.  Teachers Test Prep is an independent test preparation company, and is not affiliated with Pearson Education, the company that administers the CSET.


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