Important Announcement About Paper-Based Testing for Some NYSTCE Tests

Effective September 22, 2014, the Content Specialty Tests (CSTs) listed below will be offered only on computer at Pearson computer-based test centers. The redeveloped CSTs implementing in September are indicated with an R. New CSTs implementing in September are indicated with an N. Tests transitioning from paper-based to computer-based test format are indicated with a T. All tests will be administered year-round by appointment with two exceptions: Agriculture and Family and Consumer Sciences will be administered via three month-long testing windows.

RAgriculture (068)
RBusiness & Marketing (069)
RDeaf and Hard of Hearing (063)
REducational Technology Specialist (071)
REnglish Language Arts (003)*
RFamily and Consumer Sciences (072)
RGifted Education (064)
RHealth Education (073)
RLibrary Media Specialist (074)
RLiteracy (065)
RMathematics (004)
NMulti-Subject: Teachers of Early Childhood (Birth–Grade 2) (211/212/245)**
NMulti-Subject: Teachers of Childhood (Grade 1–Grade 6) (221/222/245)**
NMulti-Subject: Teachers of Middle Childhood (Grade 5–Grade 9) (231/232/245)**
NMulti-Subject: Secondary Teachers (Grade 7–Grade 12) (241/242/245)**
RPhysical Education (076)
RStudents with Disabilities (060)*
TTechnology Education (077)

*Redeveloped test that was already a computer-based test.

**New test that is replacing a test that was already a computer-based test.