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Praxis Speech Communication Passing Scores

Praxis Speech Communication by State

The Praxis Speech Communications: Content Knowledge (5221) exam was designed to assess the readiness of candidates to teach speech communication in middle and high schools. 120 selected-response questions cover a wide range of topics, like interpersonal communication, public speaking, oral interpretation and performance studies, and forensics: competitive speech and debate. A thorough understanding of the principles and concepts relating to speech communication is necessary to pass this exam, so be sure to take time to review relevant content.


The range of possible scores is 100 to 200.


State / Region Passing score
Alabama
Alaska
Arkansas
Colorado
Idaho
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Mississippi
Nevada
New Jersey
North Carolina
North Dakota
Northern Mariana Islands
Oregon
Pennsylvania
South Dakota
Tennessee
Utah
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
146
146
141
146
143
149
148
146
146
143
146
143
143
150
146
146
145
143
144
144
150
150
148