CSET: Industrial and Technology Education

CSET: Industrial and Technology Education consists of 2 subtests:

  • Subtest I (test code 184)
  • Subtest II (test code 185)

You may register to take one or both subtests in a single test session.

Computer-based test (CBT) only:
  • Subtest I: 45 multiple-choice questions and 3 constructed-response questions
  • Subtest II: 75 multiple-choice questions and 3 constructed-response questions
By appointment during the following 4-week testing windows:
Aug. 7–Sep. 3, 2017
Nov. 27–Dec. 24, 2017
Jan. 22–Feb. 18, 2018
Mar. 19–April 15, 2018
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Session Length
Subtest I: 2 hours and 15 minutes
Subtest II: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Both subtests in a single session: 4 hours and 45 minutes
Learn more about how the subtests are administered in a single session .
15 additional minutes is provided to complete a nondisclosure agreement and tutorial. Any time taken for breaks is considered part of your available testing time.
Subtest I: $133
Subtest II: $134
$267 for both subtests taken together
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Passing Score
220 per subtest
Test Results
Test results are available within 7 weeks of testing.
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Policies and Rules
When you register, you agree to abide by all testing policies and rules. Read them now.
Before you test, review the list of materials that are prohibited at the test center .

Subtests I and II include one or more assignments that allow you to handwrite and scan responses. See scanning instructions links to a PDF doc and the hand-draw tutorial video link opens in a new window for information on how to use a response sheet for handwritten responses. (The instructions will be available during testing.)


Tests may include questions that are evaluated for future administrations and do not affect a candidate's score.

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