What's New in 2013–2014?

Expanded Windows for MTTC Computer-Based Testing in 2014

For 2014, the windows for computer-based MTTC tests have been expanded to contain twelve days for testing beginning with the February testing window. See "Test Dates for Computer-Based Testing" for a complete list of dates offered on computer.

New Tests Offered on Computer

The following MTTC tests are now offered on computer:

See "Test Selection" for a complete list of tests offered on computer.

Registration for computer-based testing is available only on the Internet by selecting "Register Now" on the MTTC website. The fees for computer-based testing differ from fees for paper-based testing. See "Test Fees and Payment Policies" for complete test and registration fees.

For more detailed information about computer-based testing, refer to "Computer-Based Testing."

Professional Readiness Examination to Replace the Basic Skills Test

What is the Professional Readiness Examination?

The Professional Readiness Examination recently replaced the Basic Skills test. The Professional Readiness Examination consists of the following subtests:

What if I have already taken and passed one of the MTTC Basic Skills subtests?

If you have previously passed one or more Basic Skills (096) subtests, your passing status for each subtest you passed will be accepted and you will only need to take and pass any subtest(s) you have not yet passed.

What preparation materials are available for the Professional Readiness Examination?

The following preparation materials are available at no cost. Select "Prepare" on the MTTC website.

In addition, a full-length practice test for each subtest is now available for a fee.

New Elementary Education Test

A new Elementary Education test (103) recently replaced the former Elementary Education test (083). The new Elementary Education test (103) consists of 150 multiple-choice questions in the content areas of:

The following preparation materials are available at no cost. Select "Prepare" on the MTTC website.

In addition, a full-length practice test is now available for a fee.

Redeveloped Tests

The following tests have been updated/redeveloped and are now being administered.

The following preparation materials are available at no cost. Select "Prepare" on the MTTC website.

In addition, a full-length practice test is now available for a fee for the following tests.