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California Educator Credentialing Examinations

  • Welcome: This site provides you information about California educator credentialing assessments. Here you can find assessment information, register for your assessment, prepare, and get results for the CalAPA, CalTPA, CBEST, CPACE, CSET, CTEL, RICA, NES, and WEST.
  • CalAPA: Learn about the California Administrator Performance Assessment.
  • CalTPA: Learn about the California Teaching Performance Assessment.
  • CBEST: Learn about the California Basic Educational Skills TestTM.
  • CPACE: Learn about the California Preliminary Administrative Credential Examination.
  • CSET: Learn about the California Subject Examinations for Teachers®.
  • CTEL: Learn about the California Teacher of English Learners®.
  • RICA: Learn about the Reading Instruction Competence Assessment®.
  • NES® and WEST: Learn about additional testing requirements for the National Evaluation SeriesTM's Assessments of Professional Knowledge or the Washington Educator Skills Tests—EndorsementsTM Designated World Languages: Latin test.

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