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Taking the Praxis in Louisiana
Educators seeking licensure in Louisiana may be required to take certain Praxis exams. The specific tests required may depend on various factors, such as the grade level and subject candidates plan to teach. Testing requirements and passing scores are determined by the Louisiana State Board of Education.
To learn more about the current Louisiana Praxis testing requirements, please visit the official testing service website at https://www.ets.org/praxis/la.
Louisiana Praxis Testing Center Locations*
Below is a list of Louisiana testing centers that offer computer-based testing for the Praxis.
IMPORTANT: Do not go to your testing center location until you have registered for the exam and scheduled your testing appointment. For information on how to register and schedule a testing appointment, please visit the official Praxis testing service website at www.ets.org/praxis.
|City/Zip||Louisiana Praxis Testing Center Location|
|Alexandria (71301)||Prometric Test Center, APCN-5160, 1505 Metro Drive|
|Alexandria (71302)||Alexandria, LA, APCN-1313, Louisiana State University at Alexandria (see Praxis site for details)|
|Baton Rouge (70803)||ETS - Louisiana State University, APCN-7567, Louisiana State University (see Praxis site for details)|
|Baton Rouge (70816)||Baton Rouge - S. Sherwood Forest Boulevard, APCN-5233, 4354 S. Sherwood Forest Boulevard|
|Bossier City (71111)||Shreveport - Bossier City, APCN-1308, 4350 Viking Drive, Suite 3|
|Hammond (70402)||Southeastern Louisiana University, STN12882A, 900B W. University Avenue|
|Lafayette (70503)||University of Louisiana at Lafayette, STN14859A, 220 Hebrard Boulevard|
|Lake Charles (70601)||Lake Charles - Delta Tech, APCN-1311, Delta Tech (see Praxis site for details)|
|Lake Charles (70609)||McNeese State University, STN14968A, 4205 Ryan Street|
|Metairie (70001)||New Orleans - Metairie, APCN-0061, 2424 Edenborn Avenue|
|Metairie (70001)||New Orleans - Metairie, APCN-5397, 2424 Edenborn Avenue|
|Monroe (71203)||Louisiana Delta Community College, STN14604A, 7500 Millhaven Road|
|Natchitoches (71497)||Northwestern State University, STN14903A, 165 Sam Sibley Drive|
|New Orleans (70122)||Dillard University, STN13897A, 2601 Gentilly Boulevard|
|West Monroe (71292)||Louisiana Delta West Monroe Campus, STN15092A, 609 Vocational Parkway|
*This information is subject to change. All test-takers should visit the official Praxis website at www.ets.org/praxis to confirm testing center locations, fees, registration, and testing requirements before enrolling.
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