What is the name of the exam?
The name of the exam is Test of Essential Academic Skills — or 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 “I am preparing for or taking the TEAS”.
Which test version is required for UAMS College of Nursing?
Assessment Technologies Institute Test of Essentials Academic Skills
What happens if I experience issues?
If you experience issues when installing the Proctorio Chrome extension or any other questions prior to your exam, please contact Assessment Technologies Institute Support at 1-800-667-7531.
Remote Proctored by Assessment Technologies Institute: If you experience technical issues on your test day or during your assessment, please contact Assessment Technologies Institute Test Security at: 1-844-956-2790.
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 $115.00 (Additional $5.00 for online remote proctored exams). You have to pay that fee each time you take the exam.
Where are the testing locations?
Online remotely proctored by 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?
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 immediate or 48-72 business hours of completion of the exam.
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 Assessment Technologies Institute Test of Essentials Academic Skills 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 a registered nurse. Do I need to take the exam?
RN’s are exempt from the exam.
I am an licensed practical nurse. Do I need to take the exam?
Yes, licensed practical nurse are required to take the exam
I have taken an entrance exam for another school; do I still need to take the Test of Essentials Academic Skills for UAMS College of Nursing?
If it was not the Assessment Technologies Institute Test of Essentials Academic Skills, you will need to take the exam. If it was Test of Essentials Academic Skills Version V, you will need to contact Michael Stevenson at 913-661-6421 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org 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.