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Ensure Qualified Educators Enter the Classroom with the Praxis® Tests

The Praxis® tests provide reliable, fair and research-based assessments to ensure qualified candidates enter teacher preparation programs and classrooms.

The Praxis® Tests

About the Praxis® Tests

ETS develops and delivers national licensure and program entry assessments to more than 40 states, territories and associations. Each Praxis assessment reflects what educators across the United States believe to be important for new teachers.

About the Tests


Learn how you can harness our knowledge and expertise to find solutions for your licensure needs.


Explore available resources to help with data collection, scoring and reporting including the ETS® Data Manager and Title II services.

Find the technical manual and other materials you need to support your state, educator preparation programs and test takers.

State Testing Requirements

Each state and licensing organization determines its own certification and Praxis passing score requirements. Before you register, confirm your state's requirements.

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