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Praxis I

All education pre-majors are required to pass or exempt the Core Academic Skills Praxis I exam prior to entering the Spadoni College of Education Professional Teacher Educator Program.  The Core Academic Praxis I exam consist of reading, writing, and math.

The required passing scores for the Core Academic Skills Praxis I are as follows:

  • Reading-156   Writing-158   Math-142

You may exempt the Core Academic Skills Praxis I if:

  • You scored 1100 on SAT (i.e., taken on or after March 2016).
  • You scored 22 or higher on ACT Composite (i.e., taken on or after March 2016).
  • You scored 1650 or higher on SAT Composite (i.e. Taken prior to March 2016).
  • You scored 24 or higher on ACT Composite (i.e. Taken prior to March 2016).

You may register for the Core Academic Praxis I at www.ets.org. The Core Academic Skills Praxis I test is computer-delivered and must be taken at a certified testing center. To ensure accurate registration, see the below codes for the Core Academic Skills Praxis I.