ATI TEAS FAQs

What is the name of the exam? The name of the exam is Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS).

How do I register for the exam? The website is https://www.atitesting.com/Home.aspx. Once you get to the website, scroll to the bottom of the screen and click on the link that says “REGISTER FOR TEAS”.

Which test version is required for UAMS CON? ATI TEAS

What happens if I register for the wrong version? If you register for the wrong version, you will need to contact Michael Stevenson at 913.661.6421 or by email at mstevenson@atitesting.com for help.

Will I need a school code to have my scores sent to UAMS? No, UAMS COLLEGE OF NURSING will be an option to have your scores sent.

Is there a fee to take the exam? Yes, the exam is $101. You have to pay that fee each time you take the exam.

Where are the testing locations? There are several testing locations around the state of Arkansas; you can find the location where you wish to test when you register for the exam at www.atitesting.com.

How many times am I allowed to take the exam? You are allowed to take the exam as often as you wish.

Do I have to pay the fee each time I take the exam? Yes

Will I receive an ATI ID after registering for the exam? Yes, you will use the ATI ID each time you take the exam

How long after I complete the exam should the school receive the scores? The office of admissions should receive the official scores within 48 hours of completion of the exam.

Can I have scores sent to different schools? Yes, to have scores to another school, you will need to contact Michael Stevenson at 913.661.6421 or by email at mstevenson@atitesting.com

How long after I register will I have to take the exam? After you register and pay for the exam, your ATI ID will be valid for one (1) calendar year.

What subjects will the exam cover? The exam covers Reading, Mathematics, Science, and English and Language

How many questions are on the exam? There are 170 questions on the exam.

Is there study material available for the exam? Yes, you can find study material for the ATI TEAS on the website at www.atitesting.com

How long do I have to take the exam? The time limit for the exam is 209 minutes.

I am an RN; do I need to take the exam? RN’s are exempt from the exam.

I am an LPN; do I need to take the exam? Yes, LPN’s are required to take the exam

I have taken an entrance exam for another school; do I still need to take the TEAS for UAMS CON? If it was not the ATI TEAS, you will need to take the exam. If it was TEAS Version V, you will need to contact Michael Stevenson at 913.661.6421 or by email at mstevenson@atitesting.com to have the scores sent to UAMS provided those scores are less than two (2) years old.

Should I contact the school after I register for the exam? No, you do not need to contact UAMS after registering for the exam.