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Praxis and Paraprofessional (ParaPro) Assessment

The Praxis Series™ tests measure teacher candidates’ knowledge and skills. The tests are used for licensing and certification processes and include:


These tests measure basic skills in reading, writing and mathematics, subject-specific content knowledge  and subject-specific teaching skills, that educators need for teaching. For more information about certification requirements, visit the state requirements section

ParaProfessional Assessment:

The ParaPro Assessment is a general aptitude test that offers certification which measures the reading, writing and basic math competencies of practicing and prospective paraprofessionals. It also offers an objective assessment of a prospective teacher’s requisite foundation of knowledge and skills and the ability to effectively use those skills in the classroom.

All Praxis and ParaPro Assessment tests are internet-based examinations.

How to Register

Registration is online only. Register for Internet-based testing by visiting the following website:

Dates and Time Offered

 Available test dates and time can be found at .

Cost, Refunds, Rescheduling

Costs, refund policy, changes and rescheduling policy for Praxis and ParaProfessional tests can be found at

Required Valid Identification

Current pictured ID such as Driver's license, or passport, or military ID and a Praxis admission ticket must be presented at the time of testing.