FTCE Test Prep Resources

Important Update

Professional Development Standards and Support will no longer offer the face-to-face Subject Area Test Preparation or the General Knowledge Exam preparation sessions. Please contact the institutions below for information on their FTCE preparation programs.

Here is the URL for the FTCE:  http://fl.nesinc.com/index.asp

Certification Test Preparation Programs:

Broward College’s Continuing Education Program

Broward College’s Continuing Education Program offers FTCE courses for a fee. Click here to learn more.


Florida State University

Florida State University offers online Prep Classes for $170.00.Visit this webpage to Register
• To speak with a program specialist from FSU, contact Ginger Littleton at (850)770-2270 or send an email message glittleton@pc.fsu.edu.


Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University Academic & Student Services/College of Education
• Or contact the University at 561-297-0995.


University of Phoenix

University of Phoenix, South Florida Campus offers free workshops from 6-9pm for the FTCE-General Knowledge Test (Math and English) and the FTCE-K-6 Subject Area Exam (English, Social Science, Science, and Math). The workshops are held at both the Miramar Learning Center located at 2400 SW 145th Ave Suite 150 Miramar, FL 33027 and the Cypress Creek Learning Center located at 550 West Cypress Creek Road, Suite 200 Ft. Lauderdale FL 33309. Please check the event bright link to view workshop locations by date.

FTCE GK Math: https://ftcemath.eventbrite.com

FTCE GK English: http://ftce-english.eventbrite.com
FTCE Subject Area Exam K-6: http://saemiramar.eventbrite.com
Questions, please contact: Dr. Michelle Weiss 954-628-1613 or


Teacher Resources

Learn more about how to become a Florida Educator select the Teach in Florida link.

Examination Title


General Knowledge Test $130.00
General Knowledge Test, Retake Registration $150.00
Professional Education $150.00
Professional Education, Retake Registration $170.00
Subject Area Examination $200.00
First Time Registration
Subject Area Examination, Retake Registration $220.00

An examinee may retake a failed examination that was reviewed provided at least thirty days have lapsed since the date of the review.
Certification Recommendations for Temporary Certificate Holders.

Keys to Preventing Termination for Temporary Certificate Holders – Download document

Download the FL DOE’s 6th edition guide to the Professional Education competencies to successfully pass the examination.
Professional Education – Download document

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