Praxis Core

2018-19 Exam Dates, Fees, Testing Locations, Registration Info, and Prep Resources

This page provides access to all the key info you need as a Praxis Core test-taker, including 2018-19 exam dates, testing center locations, fees, registration info, and prep resources.

You can also view our free Praxis Core Study Guides for a concise, bullet-pointed listing of exactly which topics appear on your exam, and take our free Praxis Core Practice Tests to see your current likelihood of passing and a complete diagnostic breakdown of your individual strengths and weaknesses in each exam domain, so you can focus your valuable study time on the specific content knowledge you need for success on test day.

When you're ready to sign up for the exam, please visit the official Praxis testing service website at www.ets.org.praxis.

 


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Praxis Core Test Info

Praxis Core Exam Overview

 

The Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators (5712, 5722, 5732) (5751) is a basic skills test covering mathematics, reading, and writing.  The mathematics section is comprised of multiple choice and numeric entry questions.  The reading section is comprised of multiple choice questions as well as some alternate question types, such as "select in passage" responses.  The writing section is comprised primarily of multiple choice questions, but also includes two essays.  Often colleges use Praxis Core scores to evaluate candidates for entry into teacher preparation programs.

Praxis Core Test Info
Subtests: Reading (5712), Writing (5722), and Mathematics (5732)
Number of questions: 56 selected responses for Reading, 40 selected responses and 2 essays for Writing; 56 questions for Mathematics, including both selected response and numeric entry
Detailed list of topics covered on each subtest: View Praxis Core Study Guide
Time to complete Reading test: 85 minutes
Time to complete Writing test: 100 minutes total (40 minutes for selected response section; 30 minutes apiece for two essay sections)
Time to complete Mathematics test: 85 minutes

Candidates may register for the Praxis Core exam by mail or online, and may re-register by phone.  When and how you choose to register can affect the costs and fees associated with taking the test.  For more info on Praxis test registration, and suggestions on how to reduce registration costs, please click below...

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Praxis Core Testing Costs

2018-19 Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Testing Costs*

Below is an overview of the 2018-19 Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators testing fees for computer-based testing.

Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Costs*
Service Fees
Registration for Core Academic Skills for Educators: Reading (5712) $90 test registration fee
Registration for Core Academic Skills for Educators: Writing (5722) $90 test registration fee
Registration for Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics (5732) $90 test registration fee
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Combined Test (Reading, Writing, and Mathematics) (5751) $150 test registration fee
Change to test center or test date Additional $40 fee
Phone registration Additional $35 fee
Additional score reports $50 per report
Score review for constructed-response (CR) section $65 
Score review for combined selected-response (SR) and constructed-response (CR) sections $65

*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 Praxis website at https://www.ets.org/praxis to confirm fees, registration, and testing requirements before enrolling.

 


Praxis Core Test Dates

2018-19 Praxis Core Test Dates* for Computer-Based Testing

Praxis Core computer-based testing is now offered continuously throughout the year.  Please note: if you are planning to take all three Praxis Core tests on the same date, you should register for the Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators: Combined Test (5751).

2018-19 Praxis Core Test Dates
Test Name Testing Window
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Reading (test code 5712) continuous testing
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Writing (test code 5722) continuous testing
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics (test code 5732) continuous testing
Core Academic Skills for Educators: Combined Test (test code 5751) continuous testing

*Please note: The above test dates and score reporting timeframes 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 Praxis website at https://www.ets.org/praxis to confirm test dates, registration, and testing requirements before enrolling.

 

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Want to learn more about the Praxis Core exam before registering?  Start by viewing our free Praxis Core Study Guide to get a concise overview of exactly what subject matter will appear on your exam, then take our free, full-length Praxis Core 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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PLEASE NOTE: The Praxis 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 Praxis website.  No warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of this information.  All test-takers should visit the official Praxis website at www.ets.org for complete Praxis registration info and to confirm test dates, procedures, and testing requirements, and should consider their individual needs, before making any registration decisions.  Teachers Test Prep is an independent test preparation company, and is not affiliated with Educational Testing Service (ETS), the company that administers the Praxis.

       

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