Forgot Your Password? Change Text Size. View Cart. This page provides access to all the key info you need as a FTCE General Knowledge test-taker, including exam dates, testing center locations, fees, registration info, and prep resources. You can also view our free FTCE General Knowledge Study Guides for a concise, bullet-pointed listing of exactly which topics appear on your exam, and take our free FTCE General Knowledge Practice Tests to see your current likelihood of passing and a complete diagnostic breakdown of your individual strengths and weaknesses in each exam domain, so you can focus your valuable study time on the specific content knowledge you need for success on test day.
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Your essay will be scored holistically by two raters. The raters will use the criteria listed below when evaluating your essay. A score of at least 8 out of 12 points must be achieved to obtain a passing score on the Essay subtest of the General Knowledge Test. Watch the time. Take a few minutes at the beginning of the period to plan your essay and at the end to proofread or revise your work.