Praxis Core

This page provides access to all the key info you need as a Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators test-taker, including 2023 exam dates, testing center locations, fees, registration info, and prep resources.

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  • Key Ideas and Details; Craft, Structure, and Language Skills; Integration of Knowledge and Ideas (Test Code 5712/5713)
  • Text Types, Purposes, and Production; Language and Research Skills for Writing (Test Code 5722/5723)
  • Number and Quantity; Algebra and Functions; Geometry; Statistics and Probability (Test Code 5732/5733)
  • 56 selected-response questions for Reading; 40 selected-response questions and 2 essay questions for Writing; 56 questions for Mathematics, including both selected-response and numeric entry
  • 85 minutes for Reading (5732); 90 minutes for Reading (5733), 85 minutes for Math; 100 minutes for Writing
  • Varies by state (scaled score)

Praxis Core Overview

The Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators is a basic skills test covering mathematics, reading and writing. Often colleges use Praxis Core scores to evaluate candidates for entry into teacher preparation programs.

The Reading Test covers Key Ideas and Details; Craft, Structure and Language Skills; and Integration of Knowledge and Ideas. It is comprised of multiple-choice questions as well as some alternate question types, such as "select in passage" responses. 

The Writing Test covers Text Types, Purposes, and Production; and Language and Research Skills for Writing. It is comprised primarily of multiple-choice questions, but also includes two essays.

The Mathematics Test covers Number and Quantity; Algebra and Functions; Geometry; and Statistics and Probability. It is comprised of multiple-choice and numeric entry questions. An on-screen calculator is available for this test. 

Praxis Core Testing Costs

2023 Praxis Core Testing Costs*

Below is an overview of the 2023 Praxis Core testing fees for computer-based testing.

Service Fees
Registration for Reading Test (5712/5713) $90 test registration fee
Registration for Writing Test (5722/5723) $90 test registration fee
Registration for Mathematics (5732/5733) $90 test registration fee
Registration for Combined Test (5751/5752) $150 test registration fee
Change of test center or 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

 

Praxis Core Test Dates

2023 Praxis Core Test Dates*

Computer-based testing for the Praxis Core exam is available year-round by appointment. Alternatively, online-proctored testing is offered remotely.

Praxis Core - Multiple Choice Results Release Dates
12/11/22 - 12/13/22 1/3/23
12/14/22 - 12/17/22 1/6/23
12/18/22 - 12/20/22 1/10/23
12/21/22 - 12/24/22 1/13/23
12/25/22 - 12/27/22 1/17/23
12/28/22 - 12/31/22 1/20/23
1/1/23 - 1/3/23 1/24/23
1/4/23 - 1/7/23 1/27/23
1/8/23 - 1/10/23 1/31/23
1/11/23 - 1/14/23 2/3/23
1/15/23 - 1/17/23 2/7/23
1/18/23 - 1/21/23 2/10/23
1/22/23 - 1/24/23 2/14/23
1/25/23 - 1/28/23 2/17/23
1/29/23 - 1/31/23 2/21/23
2/1/23 - 2/4/23 2/24/23
2/5/23 - 2/7/23 2/28/23
2/8/23 - 2/11/23 3/3/23
2/12/23 - 2/14/23 3/7/23
2/15/23 - 2/18/23 3/10/23
2/19/23 - 2/21/23 3/14/23
2/22/23 - 2/25/23 3/17/23
2/26/23 - 2/28/23 3/21/23
3/1/23 - 3/4/23 3/24/23
3/5/23 - 3/7/23 3/28/23
3/8/23 - 3/11/23 3/31/23
3/12/23 - 3/14/23 4/4/23
3/15/23 - 3/18/23 4/7/23
3/19/23 - 3/21/23 4/11/23
3/22/23 - 3/25/23 4/14/23
3/26/23 - 3/28/23 4/18/23
3/29/23 - 4/1/23 4/21/23
4/2/23 - 4/4/23 4/25/23
4/5/23 - 4/8/23 4/28/23
4/9/23 - 4/11/23 5/2/23
4/12/23 - 4/15/23 5/5/23
4/16/23 - 4/18/23 5/9/23
4/19/23 - 4/22/23 5/12/23
4/23/23 - 4/25/23 5/16/23
4/26/23 - 4/29/23 5/19/23
4/30/23 - 5/2/23 5/23/23
5/3/23 - 5/6/23 5/26/23
5/7/23 - 5/9/23 5/30/23
5/10/23 - 5/13/23 6/2/23
5/14/23 - 5/16/23 6/6/23
5/17/23 - 5/20/23 6/9/23
5/21/23 - 5/23/23 6/13/23
5/24/23 - 5/27/23 6/16/23
5/28/23 - 5/30/23 6/20/23
5/31/23 - 6/3/23 6/23/23
6/4/23 - 6/6/23 6/27/23
6/7/23 - 6/10/23 6/30/23
6/11/23 - 6/13/23 7/4/23
6/14/23 - 6/17/23 7/7/23
6/18/23 - 6/20/23 7/11/23
6/21/23 - 6/24/23 7/14/23
6/25/23 - 6/27/23 7/18/23
6/28/23 - 7/1/23 7/21/23
7/2/23 - 7/4/23 7/25/23
7/5/23 - 7/8/23 7/28/23
7/9/23 - 7/11/23 8/1/23
7/12/23 - 7/15/23 8/4/23
7/16/23 - 7/18/23 8/8/23
7/19/23 - 7/22/23 8/11/23
7/23/23 - 7/25/23 8/15/23
7/26/23 - 7/29/23 8/18/23
7/30/23 - 8/1/23 8/22/23
8/2/23 - 8/5/23 8/25/23
8/6/23 - 8/8/23 8/29/23
8/9/23 - 8/12/23 9/1/23
8/13/23 - 8/15/23 9/5/23
8/16/23 - 8/19/23 9/8/23
8/20/23 - 8/22/23 9/12/23
8/23/23 - 8/26/23 9/15/23
8/27/23 - 8/29/23 9/19/23
8/30/23 - 8/31/23 9/22/23

 

Praxis Core Writing  Results Release Dates
12/4/22 - 12/6/22 1/3/23
12/7/22 - 12/10/22 1/6/23
12/11/22 - 12/13/22 1/10/23
12/14/22 - 12/17/22 1/13/23
12/18/22 - 12/20/22 1/17/23
12/21/22 - 12/24/22 1/20/23
12/25/22 - 12/27/22 1/24/23
12/28/22 - 12/31/22 1/27/23
1/1/23 - 1/3/23 1/31/23
1/4/23 - 1/7/23 2/3/23
1/8/23 - 1/10/23 2/7/23
1/11/23 - 1/14/23 2/10/23
1/15/23 - 1/17/23 2/14/23
1/18/23 - 1/21/23 2/17/23
1/22/23 - 1/24/23 2/21/23
1/25/23 - 1/28/23 2/24/23
1/29/23 - 1/31/23 2/28/23
2/1/23 - 2/4/23 3/3/23
2/5/23 - 2/7/23 3/7/23
2/8/23 - 2/11/23 3/10/23
2/12/23 - 2/14/23 3/14/23
2/15/23 - 2/18/23 3/17/23
2/19/23 - 2/21/23 3/21/23
2/22/23 - 2/25/23 3/24/23
2/26/23 - 2/28/23 3/28/23
3/1/23 - 3/4/23 3/31/23
3/5/23 - 3/7/23 4/4/23
3/8/23 - 3/11/23 4/7/23
3/12/23 - 3/14/23 4/11/23
3/15/23 - 3/18/23 4/14/23
3/19/23 - 3/21/23 4/18/23
3/22/23 - 3/25/23 4/21/23
3/26/23 - 3/28/23 4/25/23
3/29/23 - 4/1/23 4/28/23
4/2/23 - 4/4/23 5/2/23
4/5/23 - 4/8/23 5/5/23
4/9/23 - 4/11/23 5/9/23
4/12/23 - 4/15/23 5/12/23
4/16/23 - 4/18/23 5/16/23
4/19/23 - 4/22/23 5/19/23
4/23/23 - 4/25/23 5/23/23
4/26/23 - 4/29/23 5/26/23
4/30/23 - 5/2/23 5/30/23
5/3/23 - 5/6/23 6/2/23
5/7/23 - 5/9/23 6/6/23
5/10/23 - 5/13/23 6/9/23
5/14/23 - 5/16/23 6/13/23
5/17/23 - 5/20/23 6/16/23
5/21/23 - 5/23/23 6/20/23
5/24/23 - 5/27/23 6/23/23
5/28/23 - 5/30/23 6/27/23
5/31/23 - 6/3/23 6/30/23
6/4/23 - 6/6/23 7/4/23
6/7/23 - 6/10/23 7/7/23
6/11/23 - 6/13/23 7/11/23
6/14/23 - 6/17/23 7/14/23
6/18/23 - 6/20/23 7/18/23
6/21/23 - 6/24/23 7/21/23
6/25/23 - 6/27/23 7/25/23
6/28/23 - 7/1/23 7/28/23
7/2/23 - 7/4/23 8/1/23
7/5/23 - 7/8/23 8/4/23
7/9/23 - 7/11/23 8/8/23
7/12/23 - 7/15/23 8/11/23
7/16/23 - 7/18/23 8/15/23
7/19/23 - 7/22/23 8/18/23
7/23/23 - 7/25/23 8/22/23
7/26/23 - 7/29/23 8/25/23
7/30/23 - 8/1/23 8/29/23
8/2/23 - 8/5/23 9/1/23
8/6/23 - 8/8/23 9/5/23
8/9/23 - 8/12/23 9/8/23
8/13/23 - 8/15/23 9/12/23
8/16/23 - 8/19/23 9/15/23
8/20/23 - 8/22/23 9/19/23
8/23/23 - 8/26/23 9/22/23
8/27/23 - 8/29/23 9/26/23
8/30/23 - 8/31/23 9/29/23

 

*This information is subject to change. All test-takers should visit the official Praxis website at https://www.ets.org/praxis to confirm fees, registration, and testing requirements before enrolling.

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