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The Praxis® Tests

Supporting aspiring teachers on their journey to the classroom

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Oregon

Oregon Test Requirements

Find your certification area below to determine which test(s) you need to take. For test prep materials, click the test title. Once you know which tests you should take, schedule your test.

Unless it’s specifically stated that a calculator is permitted or required for a particular test, you can’t use a calculator on any Praxis tests (see Calculator Use).
 

Score reporting

  • If you test in Oregon at a test center or at home, and your Praxis profile address is in Oregon, your score report will be sent automatically to the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC).
  • If you test outside Oregon or your Praxis profile address is not in Oregon, your scores are NOT automatically sent to the Oregon TSPC. To have your scores sent to the Oregon TSPC, you must select the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (state code 8700) as a score recipient when you register.
  • For all methods of Praxis testing, to request additional score reports you must select the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (state code 8700) with each additional score report request.

Tests required for specific licensure areas

To Be Certified in You Need to Take... Test Code Qualifying Score

Speech (Forensics) 

 

Speech Communication: Content Knowledge

5221

146

To Be Certified in You Need to Take... Test Code Qualifying Score
Special Education: Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Special Education: Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students

 

5272

160

Special Education: Early Intervention Special Education: Preschool/Early Childhood

5691

159

Special Education: Visually Impaired

Special Education: Teaching Students with Visual Impairments

5282

163

To Be Certified in You Need to Take... Code Qualifing Score
Latin Latin

5601

152

To Be Certified in You Need to Take... Test Code Qualifying Score
Agriculture Science Agriculture

5701

147

Business: Marketing

Marketing Education

5561

156

Career Trades: Generalist Technology Education

5051

159

To Be Certified in You Need to Take... Test Code Qualifying Score
Reading Interventionist  Reading Specialist

5302

165

Tests not required for licensure

Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators (Core) tests are not required by the licensing agency (TSPC) in Oregon. However, please check with your institution to determine whether or not these tests are required for the purpose of program admission

 

To Be Certified in You Need to Take... Test Code Qualifying Score

Program Entry Option

 

Core Academic Skills for Educators: Reading

and

5713

156

 

Core Academic Skills for Educators: Writing

and

5723

162

 

Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics

(On-screen four-function calculator provided)

5733

150

  If you wish to take all three Core exams (5713, 5723, 5733) at the same time, select Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators: Combined Test (5752) when registering. Scores will be reported by individual test (5713, 5723, 5733).

TBA: To Be Announced. All TBA scores will be available once the test is required.


This page is a supplement to The Praxis® Tests Information Bulletin (PDF).


Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission