There are five tests in the TASC™ test Battery. The tests take approximately nine hours to complete and include a direct writing assessment. Below are the lengths of each subtest.

    • Reading:  85 Minutes
    • Writing:  110 Minutes
    • Social Studies:  75 Minutes
    • Science:  75 Minutes
    • Mathematics:  55 Minutes Part 1 with Calculator; 50 Minutes Part 2 Without Calculator


    The minimum passing score is 500 for Reading, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. The TASC Writing subtest has one additional requirement—the examinee must score at least 500 and achieve at least a two out of the eight possible points on the Writing essay.

    The cost per subtest is $24.80. Candidates must register and pay online at https://southcarolina.tasctest.com.

    Please call 803-476-8230 to register for preparation classes. You can also pre-register online at https://www.lexrich5.org/domain/2814