2018 Exam Dates, Fees, Testing Locations, Registration Info, and Prep Resources
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Praxis Special Education Exam Overview
The Praxis Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications (5543) exam is a test required by many states for credential candidates planning to work in special education classrooms. It is a single, computer-delivered test that includes questions from five content categories: Development and Characteristics of Learners; Planning and the Learning Environment; Instruction, Assessment, and Foundations; Professional Responsibilities; plus, integrated constructed-response questions.
|Number of questions:||90 selected-response; 3 constructed-response|
|Detailed list of topics covered on test:||View Praxis Special Education (5543) Study Guide|
|Time to complete test:||2 hours|
Candidates may register for the Praxis Special Education 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...
2018 Praxis Special Education (5543) Testing Costs*
Below is an overview of the 2018 Praxis Special Education (5543) testing fees for computer-based testing.
|Registration||$146 test registration fee|
|Change to test center or test date||Additional $40 fee|
|Phone registration||Additional $35 fee|
|Additional score reports||$50 per report|
*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.
2018 Praxis Special Education (5543) Test Dates* for Computer-Based Testing
2018 Praxis Special Education Test Dates
|Testing Dates/Windows*||Score Reporting|
|4/2/18–4/14/18||10-16 business days after close of testing window|
|4/30/18–5/12/18||10-16 business days after close of testing window|
|6/4/18–6/16/18||10-16 business days after close of testing window|
|7/2/18–7/14/18||10-16 business days after close of testing window|
|7/30/18–8/11/18||10-16 business days after close of testing window|
*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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