California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET Social Science)

California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET Social Science)

The California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET) test series was developed by the Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) in California. The aim of the tests is to measure if candidates seeking to enter the California educator system have the needed knowledge and skills in specific subjects to qualify to teach those subjects in public schools in California. The CSET social science test is to be taken by candidates seeking certification to teach social science in California public schools.

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The CSET social science exam is administered and scored by Pearson Educator, Inc. The exam is only available on specific dates and months so candidates should check available test dates and register for the test online.

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The CSET social science test is made up of three subtests.

                                                Number of                             Number of

                                    Multiple choice questions    Constructed-response question

Subtest I

World Geography                               4                      1 short response

World History                                    35                    1 extended response and 1 short response

Subtest II

World Geography                               4                      1 short response

World History                                    35                    1 extended response and 1 short response

Subtest III

Economics                                          15                    1 short response

Civics                                                  18                    1 short response

California History                              7                      1 short response

 

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The CSET social science test is only available in paper/pencil format. The exam is made up of three subtests and candidates can register to take one, two or all three of the subtests same day in a single test session. It is however advised that students take one or just two subtests in one session. Each test session is timed for 5 hours. Raw scores are converted and scaled with the required passing score set at 220. Official results are available exactly 4 weeks after taking the test.

 

CSET Social Science Practice Test Questions

Over 200 practice questions on all CSET Social Science topics!

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