South Dakota Tests
Welcome to the South Dakota tests page, with resources on tests and testing services in South Dakota in such areas as academic tests, professional licensing exams and driving tests.
South Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (Dakota STEP) - The Dakota STEP is used to measure student progress. As required by No Child Left Behind, all students must be tested for progress in reading and math in grades 3-8 and 11, and for science progress in grades 5, 8 and 11.
South Dakota Massage Therapist Exam and Licensing - Find information on how to become a licensed massage therapist in South Dakota.
South Dakota Plumbing Exams and Licensure - Find information on testing and licensing requirements to become a plumber in South Dakota.
South Dakota Real Estate Brokers Tests and Lilcensing - Real estate brokers and broker associates must take their licensing examination in either Sioux Falls or Rapid City. The Commission has contracted with AMP to deliver the computerized, multiple choice test. Every applicant has to pass the test before applying for their license.
South Dakota Driving Tests - All those who apply for a driver's license in South Dakota must pass a vision test to prove they can see well enough to drive, a knowledge test that covers rules of the road and safe driving, and a driving skills test. Teen drivers are issued a restricted license.