OAE Test Cost


Test Fees for Ohio Assessments for Educators (OAE)

Most OAE tests cost $105. This test rate applies to the tests listed here:

Assessment of Professional Knowledge: Early Childhood PK-3 Gifted Education
Assessment of Professional Knowledge: Middle Childhood 4-9 Health
Assessment of Professional Knowledge: Adolescent to Young Adult 7-12 Integrated Science
Assessment of Professional Knowledge: Multi-Age PK-12 Integrated Social Studies
Agriscience Marketing
Art Mathematics
Biology Middle Grades English Language Arts
Business Education Middle Grades Mathematics
Chemistry Middle Grades Science
Computer Information Science Middle Grades Social Studies
Dance Music
Early Childhood Education Physical Education
Early Childhood Special Education Physics
Earth and Space Science Special Education
Educational Leadership Special Education: Deaf/Hard of Hearing
English Language Arts Special Education: Visually Impaired
English to Speakers of Other Languages Theater
Family and Consumer Sciences

The $105 fee also applies to these tests for other educational professionals:

  • School Counselor
  • School Library Media Specialist
  • School Psychologist

Foundations of Reading

The Foundations of Reading test has a fee of $139.

American Sign Language

There are two subtests that make up the American Sign Language OAE exam. The cost for Subtest I is $52. There is a $53 fee for Subtest II.

Tests With Different Price Options

Some tests that are made up of subtests offer different price options based on the testing option that you choose. You can take both of the subtests that make up the exam together for the standard test fee of $105. If you choose to take each of the two subtests separately, you must pay $56 per subtest for a total test fee of $112.

These test prices apply to the following OAE exams:

  • Computer/Technology
  • Elementary Education
  • Prekindergarten
  • Reading
  • Technology Education

Paying Test Fees

When you register for an OAE test, you are required to pay the test fees. This can be done using a voucher if you have one. Other accepted forms of payment include using a VISA or MasterCard, or a debit or check card that has a VISA or MasterCard logo.

In the event that you don't have any of these forms of payment as an option, you must contact Evaluation Systems to make arrangements to use a check to pay the test fees.

OAE Test Resources

If you are preparing to take an OAE exam, Study.com has over 30 OAE Test Study Guide Courses and additional materials that are designed to help you focus on reviewing the right material for the test. These courses are also self-paced, so you can complete the review on your own schedule. The study courses linked to here are examples of reputable test review materials that allow you to complete hundreds of lessons as you prepare for exam day.

This article introduces the OAE exams and how they are used. It looks at who is required to take OAE tests, as well as the primary types of OAE tests.

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