Pre-Nursing Entrance Testing

The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS V) from ATI is used by the Nursing Department as part of its application process for entry into the Pre-Nursing program. Please allow four hours for the exam. Test results are available immediately.

The cost of the exam is $56. Day, evening, and weekend testing hours are available October 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016. Please schedule your exam early to ensure the date and time works with your schedule.

To register for the TEAS, visit the ATI store online. Registration or cancellation MUST be at least 24 hours prior to test. Please arrive 20 minutes early to the scheduled testing site. Those arriving late will NOT be allowed to test. Test sessions are available on all PSCC campuses.

Please familiarize yourself with the Testing Center Policies before you arrive to take the TEAS. You will need to bring a valid photo ID with you to the Testing Center. Calculators are not allowed. Scratch paper and pencils are provided by the Testing Center. No cell phones, personal items or children will be permitted.

Once you have finished and submitted the TEAS, your results are automatically sent to the Nursing Department. Students are allowed to take the nursing entrance exam once per application period.

For further information, please visit the Nursing Department's admissions page or call the Testing Center at 865-694-6454. For more information about studying for the TEAS test, including example questions, visit Exampedia.