Department of Education and Leadership
Test Prep and Availability
We highly recommend checking the Pearson website for the most current test dates available. FOLLOW THESE EASY INSTRUCTIONS to find the most current list of test dates on the Pearson website!
CBEST Test Prep Resources and Support
Looking for help with the CBEST? The School of Education at CSUMB is offering free CBEST test prep online. To access this resource fill out the linked form.
CBEST Prep Workshops and info for CSUMB students (compiled by the MAESTROS program at CSUMB)
Online CBEST Test Prep through the San Diego County Office of Education
Another CBEST Test online prep is available through Mometrix, this free course offers 5 hours of video material as well as sample CBEST test questions.
The CBEST registration site is a great resource for preparing for the test. Find the following at www.cbest.nesinc.com:
- Registration for the CBEST
- Practice test
- Test format
- What to bring the day of the test
- Minimum passing scores
CSET Test Prep
Online CSET Test Prep through the San Diego County Office of Education
Find Practice Tests on the CSET website
RICA Test Prep
ED 520 RICA Test Prep (1 unit), CSUMB, Saturday
Case Studies in Prep for the RICA (For those who have taken and failed RICA previously)
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