The registration and score reporting services on this website will be temporarily unavailable on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, between 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time, for system maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience. Online-proctored exams scheduled during this time will not be affected; however, there may be a brief period where appointments may not be started. If you cannot begin your appointment, please wait a short period and then try again.

Assessment Content

California Administrator Performance Assessment (CalAPA)

California Administrator Performance Expectations (CAPE) PDF

California Teaching Performance Assessment (CalTPA)

California Standards for the Teaching Profession (CSTP) PDF
California Teaching Performance Expectations (TPEs) PDF

California Basic Educational Skills Test™ (CBEST®)

CBEST Test Specifications PDF document

California Preliminary Administrative Credential Examination (CPACE)

CPACE Content Specifications links to a PDF
Test Structure links to a PDF

California Subject Examinations for Teachers® (CSET®)

Industrial and Technology Education
Preliminary Educational Technology
Writing Skills


California Teacher of English Learners® (CTEL®)

CTEL Examination Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs) links to a PDF

Reading Instruction Competence Assessment® (RICA®)

RICA Content Specifications links to a PDF
Test Structure

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