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Kristin Heath
Academic Success Director
Phone: 775-327-2275


Phone: 775-327-2247
Physical Location:
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801
DCIT 114 [map]

E-mail Address for Tutors:

E-mail Address for Testing:

Spring 2023 Semester

Online Testing Hours:

M: 9 am - 8pm PST
Tu: 9 am - 8 pm PST
W: 9 am - 5 pm PST
Th: 9 am - 8 pm PST
F: 9 am - 4 pm PST

In-person Testing Hours:

M: 9 am - 7 pm PST
T: 9 am - 7 pm PST
W: 9 am - 5 pm PST
Th: 9 am - 7 pm PST
F: 9 am - 7 pm PST
Sa: 9 - 3 pm PST
(1st and 3rd Saturdays)

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Praxis Test

What is Praxis?

The Praxis tests are taken by individuals entering the teaching profession as part of the certification process required by many states and professional licensing organizations.

The Great Basin College Testing Center offers Computer-Delivered Praxis exams. The ETS testing company sets the dates that exams are administered. 

Preparing for Praxis

Before arriving to the GBC Academic Success and Testing Center on the day of the exam, make sure you have done all of the following things to prepare yourself:

  1. Register on the Praxis website for the exam(s) you need to take.
  2. Call the GBC Testing Center to confirm your seat (775) 327-2247.
  3. Locate the GBC Testing Center and familiarize yourself with the Testing Center Rules and Regulations.  (Link Rules and Regulations to the Rules and Regulations Page).
  4. Be prepared to present your registration ticket and a photo ID.
  5. Be prepared to pay the fee for your test by credit/debit card, PayPal, eCheck, or money order.
More information about the Praxis exams can be found at

For More Information Contact

Kristin Heath
Academic Success Director
Phone: 775-327-2275

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 4,000 students are enrolled annually online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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