Testing Products

Seton carries nationally normed standardized achievement tests, practice tests, online diagnostic tests, and other assessment materials to meet your needs for grades K-12.

If you are new to testing with Seton, you may want to take a look at our overview of the testing process.

Here is a list of the tests that we provide:

ITBS®/ Complete Battery
(IOWA Test of Basic Skills, Grades K-8)

ITED®/ Complete Battery
(IOWA Test of Educational Development, Grades 9-12)

ITED® with Interest Explorer™
(Grades 9-12)

Cognitive Abilities Test™ (CogAT)
(Grades 2-12)

IOWA Form A with Cognitive Abilities Test™ (CogAT)
(Grades 2-12)

CAT/ Survey Edition
(California Achievement Test, Grades 4-12)

For a complete description and to place your order, visit our individual product pages by clicking the links above.

Getting Started on How to Decide which Standardized Test to Order

Get the grade level test for the grade the student is currently in or has just recently completed.

For grades K, 1, & 2 your only options are the IOWA or the TerraNova/CAT 6.

Whoever administers the IOWA test must have a bachelor’s degree. No degree is required to administer the TerraNova/CAT 6.

If you prefer an online test, another option for 3rd – 12th grade is the Stanford Online.

For 4th – 12th grade, you could use any of our standardized tests.

If you want a standardized test that covers ONLY Reading, Language Arts, and Math, get the CAT E/Survey (California Achievement Test).

If you want to cover those subjects plus Science & Social Studies, then you could order the IOWA or the TerraNova/CAT 6.

For further differences between the tests, please see our Test Comparison Charts.

*FROM July 1-February 28 ONLY if you want your test order sooner, do the following: For the IOWA, CogAT, and TerraNova/CAT 6, you will have to choose a test date at least 3 weeks from now, but in the comments box on the last page of check-out at the bottom say, “SEND IMMEDIATELY”. After placing your order call 800-542-1066 to confirm we got the message. IOWA, CogAT and TerraNova/CAT 6 orders placed over the phone or online after March 1st cannot be moved up and will ship for your testing date. This applies to walk-in customers also.

The Stanford 10 Online orders can be moved up to an earlier test date all year-round. If you are requesting an earlier test date than is allowed at check out, in the comments box indicate the dates you actually want to test. Stanford test dates can be moved up until Thursday 5:00 PM the week before for the next week at no additional charge. After 5pm on Thursday, Stanford orders placed for the next week or Monday morning Stanford orders placed for the same testing week cost an additional $25. In the comments box at check-out, you can give us permission to charge your credit card for the additional fee or you can call us toll free at 888-766-0029 to confirm.

**This is a one-time event. Product cannot be shipped until Test Agreement Form is signed.

***The price of the standardized test covers the cost of the student test booklets, test administration directions, answer sheets, basic shipping to you, scoring, and posting the test results.

Click here for more Test Comparison Charts.

PSAT, SAT, ACT, and CLT Information

The Official SAT Study Guide 2016

You should be able to obtain registration bulletins from a local high school, community college or a public library.  The registration bulletins list the centers and the dates; please check them for the center most convenient for you.

It is important for Juniors (11th graders) to take the PSAT test, as there are scholarship opportunities based on the results. Most notably, the National Merit Scholarship program uses the PSAT as their benchmark. Ask a local high school for registration.

Current SAT and PSAT test dates and other information may be found at:
http://www.collegeboard.com/testing

Current ACT test information may be found at: http://www.act.org

Current CLT test dates and locations can be found at: https://www.cltexam.com/locations

The Internet is by far your best source for information on scholarships and financial aid. Putting in key words such as “scholarship,” or “college tuition help” and the like should gain you a wealth of information.

In preparation for taking the PSAT, college SAT, ACT, and CLT we offer Cracking the PSAT, Cracking the SAT, The Official SAT Study Guide, The Official ACT Prep Guide, & the Classic Learning Test Student Guide.

See this article on 5 Ways You Can Prepare to Succeed in the ACT/SAT Tests.

STATE HOME SCHOOL CODES FOR PSAT ONLY:

Alabama-990 199 Hawaii-991 299 Michigan-992 399 North Carolina-993 499 Texas-994 499
Alaska-990 299 Idaho-991 399 Minnesota-992 499 North Dakota-993 599 Utah-994 599
Arizona-990 399 Illinois-991 499 Mississippi-992 599 Ohio-993 699 Vermont-994 699
Arkansas-990 499 Indiana-991 599 Missouri-992 699 Oklahoma-993 799 Virginia-994 799
California-990 599 Iowa-991 699 Montana-992 799 Oregon-993 899 Washington-994 899
Colorado-990 699 Kansas-991 799 Nebraska-992 899 Pennsylvania-993 999 West Virginia-994 999
Connecticut-990 799 Kentucky-991 899 Nevada-992 999 Rhode Island-994 099 Wisconsin-995 099
Delaware-990 899 Louisiana-991 999 New Hampshire-993 099 South Carolina-994 199 Wyoming-995 199
DC-990 999 Maine-992 099 New Jersey-993 199 South Dakota-994 299 Puerto Rico and U.S. Territories-995 499
Florida-991 099 Maryland-992 199 New Mexico-993 299 Tennessee-994 399 Outside the U.S.-995 599
Georgia-991 199 Massachusetts-992 299 New York-993 399