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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.

Test Time: depending upon the test, approximately 2, 3, or 4 hours.Picture of Drivers License Scratch paper and pencils are provided as well as a secure locker to store personal items..

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. Note: payment is due when you register for the test.

Dates and Time Offered

Praxis II Series are offered during certain two-week testing periods. See Praxis II Test Availability. Friday afternoon appointments are not available from the first week in May to the first week in August.

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.