Virginia Praxis Test Info

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

You can also view our free Praxis Study Guides for a concise, bullet-pointed listing of exactly which topics appear on your exam. Then take our free Praxis Practice Tests to see your current likelihood of passing and a breakdown of your individual strengths and weaknesses.

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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Taking the Praxis in Virginia

Educators seeking licensure in Virginia 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 Virginia State Board of Education. 

To learn more about the current Virginia Praxis testing requirements, please visit the official testing service website at https://www.ets.org/praxis/va.

Virginia Praxis Testing Locations

Virginia Praxis Testing Center Locations*

Below is a list of Virginia 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 Virginia Praxis Testing Center Location
Abingdon (24210) Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, STN14791A, One Partnership Drive
Alexandria (22304) Brainseed Testing Center, STN15047A, 205 S. Whiting Street
Alexandria (22304) Brainseed Testing Center, 24252, Brainseed Testing Center
Annandale (22003) Evergreen Academy, STN14494A, 7700 Little River Turnpike
Annandale (22003) Northern Virginia Community College - Ced, STN11742A, 7630 Little River Turnpike
Bristol (24202) Bristol - Lee Highway, APCN-5174, 2426 Lee Highway
Centreville (20121) Ivy Christian College, STN15344A, 13890 Braddock Rd.
Charlottesville (22903) University of Virginia, 02131, University of Virginia
Chesapeake (23320) Hampton Roads - Chesapeake, APCN-4709, 660 Independence Parkway
Chesapeake (23320) Hampton Roads - Chesapeake, APCN-0059, 660 Independence Parkway
Emory (24327) Emory and Henry Coll, 02218, Emory and Henry Coll
Fairfax (22031) Ivy Christian College, STN14386A, 9401 Mathy Drive
Falls Church (22046) Washington DC - Falls Church, APCN-5365, 800 W. Broad St.
Falls Church (22046) Washington DC - Falls Church, APCN-0028, 800 W. Broad St.
Glen Allen (23059) Richmond - Glen Allen, APCN-5115, 11547 Nuckols Road
Glen Allen (23059) Richmond - Glen Allen, APCN-5112, 11547 Nuckols Road
Harrisonburg (22807) James Madison University, STN14629A, Ashby Hall (basement)
Herndon (20170) Nextec Inc., STN15172A, 205 Van Buren Street
Lynchburg (24506) Liberty University, 02235, Liberty University
Lynchburg (24515) Liberty University, STN14902A, 1971 University Boulevard
Lynchburg (24502) Lynchburg - Timberlake Road, APCN-4723, 8116 Timberlake Rd.
Midlothian (23114) Peak Institute, STN15144A, 1 Park West Circle
Norfolk (23529) Old Dominion University, STN14801A, 1262 W. 43rd St.
Norfolk (23508) Old Dominion University, 02174, Old Dominion University
Radford (24141) Radford University, 02209, Radford University
Richmond (23298) Virginia Commonwealth University, 02159, Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond (23230) Global Institute of Technology Services, STN14670A, 1311 High Point Ave.
Roanoke (24016) Roanoke Higher Education Center, STN15040A, 108 N. Jefferson Street
Roanoke (24016) Roanoke Higher Education Center, 19513, Roanoke Higher Education Center
Roanoke (24018) Roanoke - Electric Road, APCN-4718, 2727 Electric Rd.
Sterling (20166) American Test Centers, STN15056A, 21495 Ridgetop Circle
Virginia Beach (23452) C and L Solutions Testing Center, STN15256A, Mount Trashmore, Office Park
Winchester (22601) Shenandoah University, 02115, Shenandoah University
Wise (24293) University Virginia at Wise, 02217, University Virginia at Wise

 

*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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