- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 132
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
Eligible for Certificate: Yes
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Course SummaryGet ready to take the NYSTCE Communication & Quantitative Skills test by reviewing the short lessons in this engaging study guide course. Our video and text lessons cover all the topics you'll find on the exam so you can prepare fully and feel confident on test day.
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About This Course
Use this test prep course to get ready for the NYSTCE Communication & Quantitative Skills test at your convenience. Our mobile-friendly and self-paced lessons cover topics assessed on the exam, such as decimals and fractions, interpreting textual information, sentence structure and punctuation. You can review these lessons as many times as needed to ensure you fully grasp this information, and our experts are available to answer any questions you might have.
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Syllabus & Course Information
The lessons in this study guide course are easy to use and can help you quickly review sentence structure, vocabulary and math-related concepts. Not only will you be able to expand your knowledge of topics that will be addressed on the exam, you can also develop your reading and math skills. Once you finish this course, you should be able to complete these objectives:
- Discuss reading passages
- Interpret graphic and textual information
- Explain correct sentence structure
- Use modifiers, verbs and pronouns correctly
- Outline place value and rounding numbers
- Work with fractions, decimals and percents
This course is made up of 13 chapters divided into 125 short lessons designed to help you prepare for the NYSTCE Communication & Quantitative Skills test. Use the lesson quizzes and chapter tests to assess yourself as you move through the course.
NYSTCE Communication & Quantitative Skills Test Exam Information
The NYSTCE Communication & Quantitative Skills test assesses your knowledge and skills relating to communication and math and is a requirement for some types of teacher certification in New York. The exam is organized into three subareas: reading, writing and mathematics.
- Number of Questions: 100 questions
- Question Type: Selected-response questions
- Time Limit: 4 hours
- Exam Cost: $107
NYSTCE Communication & Quantitative Skills Test Exam Breakdown
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NYSTCE Communication & Quantitative Skills Test Preparation & Registration
With the lessons in this study guide, you can become better prepared for the various content areas found on the NYSTCE CQST. After completing the course, you'll have a better understanding of how to interpret different types of information, as well as improved grammar and writing skills. You'll also brush up on number concepts and working with percents. The video lessons come with a convenient timeline that makes navigating through them quick and easy. Once you have completed each lesson, you can see how much information you've retained by using our self-assessment quizzes.
Registration for this exam can be completed online, and it is done by appointment year-round. You will need to provide personal information and select an exam date. You can determine where your scores will be sent upon registration, and you will receive a confirmation email after selecting a test date. On exam day, you will need to have photo identification and your test ticket or confirmation email number.
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