General Knowlege Exam and Professional Ed Exam


    For tests being redeveloped or revised, unofficial pass/non-pass status will not be available at the test site for the specific test(s) and month(s) indicated in the table below. You will be provided a Receipt of Completion at the end of your testing session. Score reports may not be released according to the published schedules. All FTCE and FELE scores will be released within 4 weeks of the test date.


    Please Note:

    • The chart below is updated throughout the year and additional impacted test months may be added.
    • Examinees are encouraged to schedule testing as needed to meet their required timelines, knowing that all scores are released within 4 weeks of the test date.


    Test 2022 Impacted
    Test Months
    General Knowledge Test – English Language Skills (ELS) April–June
    General Knowledge Test – Mathematics April–June
    Professional Education Test April–June
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