TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills)
Information and Schedule
Test is administered at the Triton College Testing Center
Room A-126 (Learning Resource Center)
Applicants for admission to the Triton College Nursing
program are welcome to take the TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills).
The TEAS consists of four parts (Reading, Math, Science, and
English/Language Usage) and the total test time is 209 minutes. The Testing Center is currently administering
the ATI TEAS on the dates listed below.
How to register
- Schedule your test date and pay the required test fee online
at http://www.atitesting.com. Applicants
will not be permitted to register on the day of examination.
- Arrive at the Testing Center (A-126) with receipt and proper
ID (valid government-issued photo ID with a signature) on your scheduled test
date and time. Students without proper ID will not be permitted to test and
will be responsible for repaying for and rescheduling a new test. No admission will be allowed once testing
The Academic Success Center offers TEAS informational
sessions, tutoring, and TEAS study materials.
For additional information, call (708) 456-0300, ext. 3341.
Official TEAS study materials are available at the Library
Circulation Desk under Nursing Resource materials. The study manuals are kept
on reserve and are for in-library use only. For additional information, call
(708) 456-0300 ext. 3215 or 3216.
Additional study material is available for purchase at http://www.atitesting.com and the
Triton College bookstore.
Scores and Retesting
Examinees will receive immediate test results at the end of
their testing session. Examinees are
eligible to test three times within a two-year period. There is a 30-day wait
period between retakes. Triton College accepts passing TEAS scores from
other colleges; test scores are valid for two years and must be valid on the
date the application is submitted. Students may request a transcript of their
scores from ATI at http://www.atitesting.com.
Any scores submitted will count as an attempt.
TEAS Administration Schedule
August 31, 2016, an updated version of TEAS (“ATI TEAS”) will be
administered for all registered test candidates. This version of the
exam allows the use of a four-function calculator that is built into the
test software. Outside calculators are not allowed. Test candidates
preparing for this version of the exam should use the new ATI TEAS
December 20, 2016 (Tues)
Test takers from other institutions are welcome to register for TEAS at Triton College.