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Nevada Praxis Exam Registration & Study Resources

Testing Overview


The Nevada Department of Education requires each teacher candidate to pass the Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators exam (Praxis Core) to measure your fundamental knowledge and skills. You can become exempt from the Praxis Core if you hold a conferred master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with certain GRE scores, or by passing the CBEST.

In addition to the Praxis Core or exemption from it, secondary teachers (Grades 7-12) will take the Nevada Praxis Subject Assessment prior to initial licensure for their content specific area.

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Exam Registration

Setup your ETS Account

You must create an account with the ETS Praxis Site. This will allow you to access the testing site and view testing locations, time, and complete the registration for the exam. You will need a valid email address & social security number to complete registration.

Once you have registered with the ETS Praxis site, you will immediately be able to register for an exam as well as view any scores and testing history/scores through your Praxis Homepage.
If you would prefer to simply view testing centers and testing windows, and not register for an account, you may do so at the Praxis Test Centers and Dates page.

Register for Your Exam

After you create your ETS Praxis account, you will be taken to your Praxis Homepage. Click on the link that reads “Register for a Praxis Test” to begin. Simply follow the steps on the screens to view the available exams. Make sure that you select “Nevada Department of Education” when prompted to select a state agency.

The ETS Praxis site does a very thorough job of walking you through the registration process. Simply follow the steps on the screen to complete registration.

Study Resources The Learning Liaisons

Leading Professional Resources

As Nevada’s premium provider of teacher certification test prep, The Learning Liaisons, offers live workshops and on-demand video courses for the Praxis exams. These interactive video courses give prospective teachers expert preparation. All skills tested are covered in-depth with content review, practice question analysis, and the strategies required for 1st attempt success.  Click here to get started!


For more resources, see our additional resources page!


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