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Registering for the Praxis® Braille Proficiency Assessment (0633)

The Praxis® Braille Proficiency test has two parts:

  1. A selected-response section assessing test taker's ability to read Braille
  2. A performance-assessment section assessing test taker's ability to produce embossed Braille text from printed text using both a slate and stylus and a manual braillewriter

Test Information

Test Fee:
$146
Test Time:
4 hours
Test Code:
0633

How to Register

Before registering, you must review The Praxis® Tests Information Bulletin. The Bulletin contains program information, policies and contact information. Once you have reviewed the Bulletin, you can register for the Braille Proficiency test with a credit/debit card, eCheck, or PayPal® through your online account.

Register Online

Dates and Deadlines

Available in Test Date Regular Deadline Extended Deadline
Mississippi, Rhode Island, Virginia and West Virginia 9/19/2020 8/20/2020 8/27/2020
Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia 11/7/2020 10/8/2020 10/15/2020
Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia 3/6/2021 2/4/2021 2/11/2021
Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia 6/26/2021 5/20/2021 6/3/2021

Important Dates and Deadlines Information

  • Not all test centers are open on all test dates.
  • Accommodations for test takers whose primary language is not English are offered on all test dates.
  • Registrations must be received by ETS by the deadlines listed above. Online registration deadlines are effective until 11:59 p.m. ET on the specified date. There is an extended registration fee of $45 if you do not register by the deadline.
  • Scores are only available online. Log in to your Praxis account to view your score report. If you feel you did not perform to your potential on the test, you have the option to cancel your scores before they are reported. To cancel your test scores, contact ETS via phone (1-800-772-9476) or email (praxis@ets.org) no later than 5 p.m. ET on the Monday following your test date. Once you cancel your scores, they cannot be reinstated.

Test Centers

Note: The Braille Proficiency test (0633) is currently required in Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia and the test centers are listed below.

Mississippi

City Center Name Center Code Test Center Availability
Alcorn Alcorn State University
Walter Washington Administration/ Classroom Building
Alcorn State, MS 39096
02998 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Cleveland Cleveland Career Development Tech Center 24539 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Holy Springs Rust College 02990 TBD
Meridian Mississippi State University 07350 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Mississippi State Mississippi State University 03022 TBD

Rhode Island

City Center Name Center Code Test Center Availability
Kingston University of Rhode Island
White Hall, 2nd Floor
39 Butterfield Road
Kingston, RI 02881
00332 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Newport Salve Regina University
McKillop Library, Room 209
100 Ochre Point Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
00323 November 7, 2020

South Dakota

City Center Name Center Code Test Center Availability
Aberdeen Northern State University
The Testing Center
1200 South Jay St.
Aberdeen, SD 57401
03739 November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
Spearfish Black Hills State University 07837 TBD

Virginia

City Center Name Center Code Test Center Availability
Alexandria Brainseed Testing Center 24252 TBD
Martinsburg Blue Ridge Community & Technical College
13650 Apple Harvest Drive, Room 1401
Martinsburg, WV 25413
24619 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Norfolk Old Dominion University 02174 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Roanoke Roanoke Higher Education Center
108 N. Jefferson Street
Roanoke, VA 24016
19513 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Winchester Shenandoah University 02115 TBD

West Virginia

City Center Name Center Code Test Center Availability
Martinsburg Blue Ridge Community & Technical College 24619 September 19, 2020
November 7, 2020
March 6, 2021
June 19, 2021
Morgantown West Virginia University 02274 TBD

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