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Registering for the Praxis® Braille Proficiency Assessment (0633)

The Praxis® Braille Proficiency test has two parts:

  1. A selected-response section assessing test taker's ability to read Braille
  2. A performance-assessment section assessing test taker's ability to produce embossed Braille text from printed text using both a slate and stylus and a manual braillewriter

Test Information

Test Fee:
$146
Test Time:
4 hours
Test Code:
0633

How to Register

Before registering, you must review The Praxis® Tests Information Bulletin. The Bulletin contains program information, policies and contact information. Once you have reviewed the Bulletin, you can register for the Braille Proficiency test with a credit/debit card, eCheck, or PayPal® through your online account.

Register Online

Dates and Deadlines

Available inTest DateRegular DeadlineExtended Deadline
Mississippi, Rhode Island, Virginia and West Virginia 9/21/2019 8/22/2019 8/29/2019
Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia 11/9/2019 10/10/2019 10/17/2019
Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia 3/7/2020 2/6/2020 2/13/2020
Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia 6/20/2020 5/21/2020 5/28/2020

Important Dates and Deadlines Information

  1. Not all test centers are open on all test dates.
    • Accommodations for test takers whose primary language is not English are offered on all test dates.
  2. Registrations must be received by ETS by the deadlines listed above. Online registration deadlines are effective until 11:59 p.m. ET on the specified date. There is an extended registration fee of $45 if you do not register by the deadline.
  3. Scores are only available online. Log in to your Praxis account to view your score report. If you feel you did not perform to your potential on the test, you have the option to cancel your scores before they are reported. To cancel your test scores, contact ETS via phone (1-800-772-9476) or email (praxis@ets.org) no later than 5 p.m. ET on the Monday following your test date. Once you cancel your scores, they cannot be reinstated.

Test Centers

Note: The Braille Proficiency test (0633) is currently required in Mississippi, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia and the test centers are listed below.

Mississippi

CityCenter NameCenter CodeTest Center Availability
Alcorn Alcorn State University 02998 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20
Cleveland Cleveland Career Development Tech Center 24539 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20
Holy Springs Rust College 02990 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20
Mississippi State Mississippi State University 03022 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20

Rhode Island

CityCenter NameCenter CodeTest Center Availability
Kingston University of Rhode Island 00332 Available on 9/21/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20
Newport Salve Regina University 00323 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20

South Dakota

CityCenter NameCenter CodeTest Center Availability
Aberdeen Northern State University 03739 Available on 11/9/19 and 6/20/20
Spearfish Black Hills State University 07837 Available on 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20

Virginia

CityCenter NameCenter CodeTest Center Availability
Alexandria Brainseed Testing Center 24252 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20
Roanoke Roanoke Higher Education Center 19513 Available on 9/21/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20
Winchester Shenandoah University 02115 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20

West Virginia

CityCenter NameCenter CodeTest Center Availability
Martinsburg Blue Ridge Community & Technical College 24619 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, and 3/7/20
Morgantown West Virginia University 02274 Available on 9/21/19, 11/9/19, 3/7/20, and 6/20/20

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