ALTA FAQs & Resources

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FAQs

Can I take a class in lieu of a Praxis® or CBEST® assessment?

As approved by the State of Nevada, CCSD ALTA requires passing scores on the designated assessments for admittance into the Academy.

Can I still apply if I do not have my score report?

You may apply, but incomplete applications will not receive consideration for ALTA acceptance.

Can my testing be waived if I have a degree in the specific area?

Passing scores are required for Praxis® Core or CBEST® and Praxis®  Subject Assessment–secondary only. We do not waive testing. Testing must be completed and a score report uploaded to the application prior to the application deadline.

Can the Praxis® assessment requirement be waived if I have a Master's degree?

We do not waive testing. Testing must be completed and a score report uploaded to the application prior to the application deadline.

Is testing support available?

Yes! Please visit the Testing Preparation & Support link in the resource section above. Use discount code CCSD1819 for 15% off available services.