Satisfying the Praxis Core - Math (Formerly Praxis I)

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Ways to Satisfy Praxis Core/Math

There are 5 options to satisfy the Praxis Core/Math Academic Assessment.

Option 1: SAT as a substitute for Praxis Core

Before April 1, 1995:

  • Passing Score: 1000
  • Verbal: 450
  • Math: 510

After April 1, 1995:

  • Passing Score: 1100
  • Verbal: 530
  • Math: 530

Option 2: ACT as a substitute for Praxis Core

  • Before April 1, 1995 — Passing Score Composite: 21 (with math no less than 21 and English plus reading score no less than 37)
  • After April, 1, 1995 — Passing Score Composite: 24 (with math no less than 22 and English plus reading score no less than 46)

Option 3: VCLA Score: 470 and SAT Math Score

  • Before April 1, 1995 — Math Passing Score: 510
  • After April 1, 1995 — Math Passing Score: 530

Option 4: VCLA Score: 470 and ACT Math Score

  • Before April 1, 1995 — Math Passing Score: 21
  • After April 1, 1995  — Math Passing Score: 22

Option 5: Praxis I Math Score if taken before December 31, 2013

  • Before December 31, 2013 — Math Passing Score: 178