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South Dakota Praxis Test Info

This page provides access to all the key info you need as a Praxis test-taker in South Dakota, including 2024 exam dates, testing center locations, fees, registration info and prep resources.

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Taking the Praxis in South Dakota

Educators seeking licensure in South Dakota 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 South Dakota State Board of Education. 

To learn more about the current South Dakota Praxis testing requirements, please visit the official testing service website at

South Dakota Praxis Testing Locations

South Dakota Praxis Testing Center Locations*

Below is a list of South Dakota 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

City/Zip South Dakota Praxis Testing Center Location
Aberdeen (57401) Northern State University, STN14312A, 1200 S. Jay St.
Huron (57350) Cornerstones Career Learning Center, Inc., STN14687A, 33 3rd St. SE, Suite 202
Rapid City (57701) Prometric Test Center, APCN-4402, KT Connections
Rapid City (57701) Rapid City, APCN-4403, 1301 W. Omaha Street
Rapid City (57702) Prometric Test Center, APCN-5155, 1719 West Main
Sioux Falls (57106) Sioux Falls - South Technopolis, APCN-4400, 4700 South Technopolis Dr.
Vermillion (57069) University of South Dakota, STN14840A, 201 McKusick Tech, USD


*This information is subject to change. All test-takers should visit the official Praxis website at to confirm testing center locations, fees, registration, and testing requirements before enrolling.

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