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Students can take a Math Placement exam at a test site close to their home. First go to ACT to find a local test side. Then call our office at 910-962-7444 to register. For more information see Math Placement


Go to DSST for a list of exams. Call our office at 910-962-7444 to schedule an appointment. Exam fee is $105 - $25 to UNCW, $80 to DSST.

National Tests (paper-based)

Praxis II (paper-based)

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About Praxis II

Praxis II Subject Assessments measure knowledge of specific subjects that K–12 educators will teach, as well as general and subject-specific teaching skills and knowledge that teachers need to begin teaching. See Praxis II information. Each state and licensing organization determines its own certification and Praxis™ passing score requirements. For more information about certification requirements, visit the state requirements section. Also see the Watson School of Education/Praxis II.

Location: Praxis II tests are usually held at the Cameron School of Business. See Campus Map building code CH.

Test Time: approximately 2 hours per test.

Valid ID Form Required: driver's license, or passport, or military ID must be presented at the time of testing.

How to Register

Registration is online only. Register for a Paper-Delivered Test .

Dates and Time Offered

Some Praxis II Series are only available during certain testing periods. See Praxis II Test Dates and Deadlines

Cost, Refunds, Rescheduling

Costs for Praxis II tests can be found at Praxis II Test and Service Fees. The refund policy can be found at Praxis Refund Policy. The rescheduling policy can be found at Praxis II Change or Cancel Your Registration.

Law School Admission Test (LSAT)

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a half-day, standardized test administeredLSAC Logo four times each year at UNC Wilmington and other testing centers. The test is an integral part of the law school admission process in the United States, Canada, and a growing number of other countries. It provides a standard measure of acquired reading and verbal reasoning skills that law schools can use as one of several factors in assessing applicants. The test consists of five 35-minute sections of multiple-choice questions. Registration: LSAC. Fees. LSAC fees. Test Dates: LSAC Test Dates. Location: The test is usually held at the Cameron School of Business. See Campus Map building code CH.

ACT Assessment (college entrance test)

The ACT is astandardized test for high school achievement and college admissions inACT Logo the United States. The ACT has historically consisted of four tests: English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science Reasoning. In February 2005, an optional Writing test was added to the ACT. The main four tests are scored individually on a scale of 1-36, and a Composite score is provided which is the whole number average of the four scores.Registration: ACT. Fees: ACT Fees. Location: The test is usually held at the Cameron School of Business. See Campus Map building code CH.


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