Praxis I Test Dates

The Praxis I tests are given in a computer-based format.


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The Praxis I Test does not have specific scheduled dates for the computer-based test. You can schedule your Praxis I test year round at various computer test centers in the U.S., Canada and other countries.  The appointments are granted on a first-come, first-served basis, so please be sure to schedule accordingly.  You are allowed to take the Praxis I Test only once per calendar month.  Additionally, you are not allowed to take the Praxis I Test more than six times within any 12 month period.

Praxis Computer Test Locations
There are thousands of Praxis I Test Locations located in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Territories.  There are International Praxis I Test Centers located at many locations throughout the world.  A complete list of Praxis I test center locations by country is provided by for your convenience.

Praxis tests are standardized tests that many states use in their teacher licensure and certification processes. There are two main types of Praxis tests: Praxis I and Praxis II.  Praxis I, or Pre-Professional Skills Test (PPST), is utilized in the admissions process for teacher education programs.  Praxis I measures basic academic skills.  The Praxis II tests cover a wide variety of specific content areas.   The Praxis II tests are often required before student teaching begins.