• Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators

    To register online:  http://www.ets.org/praxis/al

    Questions:  Questions: 1.800.772.9476 or 1.609.771.7395 or 1.866.387.8602 (for disability services)

    The Core Academic Skills for Educators tests are not required for admission to an Alabama educator preparation program until September 1, 2017, however, the test will be accepted as an alternative to the existing requirement (Basic Skills Assessment) beginning October 1, 2016.

    ETS Core Academic Skills for Educators: Reading 5712 (156)
    ETS Core Academic Skills for Educators: Writing 5722 (162)
    ETS Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics 5732 (150)
     
     If you wish to take all three Core exams (5712, 5722, 5732) at the same time, select Core Academic Skills for Educators: Combined Test (5751) when registering. 
    Scores will be reported by individual test (5712, 5722, 5732).
     
    *Must indicate UWA as a score recipient. UWA Code: 1737
    *Must indicate ALSDE as a score recipient. ALSDE Code: 7020

    It is the student's responsibility to verify that the official Praxis score report has been received by the Certification Office.

     

    Praxis II (Content Knowledge Test)

    To register online:  http://www.ets.org/praxis/al 
     
    Questions: 1.800.772.9476 or 1.609.771.7395 or 1.866.387.8602 (for disability services)

    Fee Waiver Information:  https://www.ets.org/praxis/about/fees/fee_waivers/

    The Praxis II® tests of the AECTP measure general and subject-specific knowledge and teaching skills. 

    To determine the required Praxis II test(s) and score(s) for your major, choose the appropriate link:

    Early Childhood Education (P-3 Certification)

    Elementary Education (K-6  Certification)

    Elementary and Early Childhood Education (P-3 and K-6 Certification)

    Special Education

    Physical Education

    Instructional Support Areas

    Secondary Subjects

    Must indicate UWA as score recipient. UWA Code: 1737
    Must indicate ALSDE as score recipient. ALSDE Code: 7020

    It is the student's responsibility to verify that the official Praxis score report has been received by the Certification Office.

    Basic Skills Assessment Test

    To register online:  http://www.act.org/alabamaectp
    Questions: 1.800.294.2105 or 1.319.341.2500 or alabamaectp@act.org  

    The basic skills assessments of the AECTP consists of the Applied Mathematics, Reading for Information, and Writing assessments from the ACT WorkKeys System. The assessments measure an examinee's foundational skills that are necessary for effectively performing the critical tasks required of Alabama educators.

    The last administration for date for the ACT WorkKeys basic skills assessments of the Alabama Educator Certification Assessment Program (AECAP) will be July 8, 2017.

    Must indicate UWA as score recipient. UWA Code: 0227