Proficiency Exam

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Ed Code 45361.5 requires that all San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) Instructional Assistants demonstrate proficiency in basic reading, writing and mathematical skills. Demonstration of competency may be satisfied by one of the following:

  • Proof of AA or BA Degree (based on standards set by regionally accredited colleges and universities).
  • 48 Semester units (official transcripts must be provided).
  • Successful completion of the basic proficiency test approved and administered by Human Resources of the SJCOE or school districts within San Joaquin County. Note: A tutorial will be distributed prior to taking the exam.

    A fee of $7.00 will be charged for the exam (cashier’s check, money order, or major credit card). You will also need to bring a picture I.D. to the test.

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