How long does it take to get Rica test results?

within 3 weeks
Test results are available within 3 weeks of testing. Review test results release dates . Score reports may be delayed for up to 2 weeks for candidates taking this test via online proctoring.

What time are Rica results released?

10 p.m. PST
All test-takers can access their results through their online accounts on California’s Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) Exams website. Test results are available on the scheduled test score release date at 10 p.m. PST.

How do I find my Rica scores?

Your score report will be emailed to you if you requested this option when you registered. It will also be available in your account at 10 p.m. (PST) on the test results release date that corresponds to your testing date. Test results are available for 2 years in your account.

What is the passing score for Rica?


RICA Quick Facts
Test Content: Subtest 1: Word Analysis and Fluency. Subtest 2: Vocabulary, Academic Language and Background Knowledge; Comprehension. Subtest 3: Planning, Organization, and Managing Reading Instruction Based on Ongoing Assessment.
Passing score: 220 per subtest (scaled score)

How long does it take to get CSET scores back?

For most CSET exams, your results will be available within three to six weeks.

How do I schedule a Rica?

Test Registration & Scheduling Information Test appointments are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. To schedule a test appointment, log in to your account at and select “schedule” on the current registrations page for the test you wish to schedule.

Is Rica going away?

Aspiring educators will still be required to complete the Reading Instruction Competence Assessment (RICA) and Teaching Performance Assessment (TPA) prior to earning a Clear Credential, but testing flexibilities enacted for last school year will be extended for 2021-2022 as part of AB 130.

Is Rica still required?

Will the Rica test be removed?

The bill would have eliminated the Reading Instruction Competence Assessment, or RICA, with a basic writing skills test on the Teacher Performance Assessment. Teacher candidates take the RICA after they receive a bachelor’s degree and are enrolled in a teacher preparation program.

Where do I get my Rica test results?

RICA Institution Codes When you register for the RICA, you may select a college, university, or district intern program to receive your test results. Your test results will be reported to each participating institution that chooses to receive score reports.

When should I register for the Rica video performance assessment?

RICA Video Performance Assessment You may register for the RICA Video Performance Assessment at any time through June 2, 2022, for the 2021–2022 program year. To receive your test results for a specific test results release date, your video packets must be received by the submission deadlinefor the corresponding test results release date.

What is the Rica test?

The RICA consists of two assessment options: the RICA Written Examination and the RICA Video Performance Assessment. Both the Written Examination and the Video Performance Assessment are based on the RICA Content Specifications. A passing score on either assessment represents successful completion of the RICA requirement.

How much does it cost to request my test results be sent?

There is no extra charge for requesting that your test results be sent to an institution, and you will still receive your own score report. If you do not want your test results sent to a college, university, or district intern program, leave this field blank when you register for the RICA.