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Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEASĀ®)

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®)

A computerized scholastic aptitude assessment, TEAS  is one component of the selection process for admitting students into the Nursing and Dental Hygiene programs.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend a mandatory Health Science Information Session before registering for the TEAS.

TEST CONTENT

TEAS will assess your abilities in Math, Reading, English and Science. The test is computerized and takes about three and half (3 1/2) hours to complete. There are four sections and each section is timed as follows:

  • Reading:  47 questions – 58 minutes
  • Math:  35 questions – 51 minutes
  • Science:  53 questions – 66 minutes
  • English and Language:  35 questions – 34 minutes

STUDENTS NEEDING ACCOMMODATIONS
If you are requesting testing accommodations due to a documented disability, contact your learning specialist to arrange accommodations. If you are not a current BCC student, register with the office by contacting 774.357.2295 or odsaccess@bristolcc.edu

TEST RESULTS/RETESTS

  • Applicants must achieve a composite score that falls at or above the 50th percentile.
  • Sixty (60) days must elapse between the original test date and the retake. The applicant is required to complete a registration form and pay the full fee.
  • Test results that are more than three (3) years old from the test date will not be accepted.
  • Applicants who have taken the TEAS at another institution must have an official copy of the test results sent to the Admissions Office. This may be requested through Assessment Technologies Institute at www.atitesting.com.

 TRANSCRIPTS

Students requesting a transcript of scores for another school must request directly through Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI) at 1-800-667-7531.

 REGISTRATION FEE AND TEST PREPARATION

  • Register in person at Enrollment Centers in Attleboro, Fall River or New Bedford
  • $70.00 and is nonrefundable/nontransferable. Payment can be made by cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard or Discover.
  • Deadline to register is by the close of business the day prior to the exam.  Registrations are accepted on a first come, first served basis.
  • Applicants who cancel or fail to show up on the date of the test will be required to complete another registration form and pay the full registration fee when rescheduling.

 Photo ID is required on day of exam. Students will not be allowed to test without photo identification.

Prohibited

  • Food and Beverages
  • Sunglasses, hats or a hood
  • Electronic Devices (cell phones, iPods, MP3players, etc.)
  • Calculators
  • Books, study notes, dictionaries, scratch paper or other aids

 TEST PREPARATION

  •  The TEAS® Study Manual and the TEAS® Online Practice Assessment may be purchased at www.atitesting.com/onlinestore. ATI Customer Service can be reached at 1-800-667-7531 to help answer questions and/or take orders.

November 2014

 

Day

 

Date

 

Time

 

Campus Location/Room #

Friday

November 14

9:00am

Attleboro-Rm 117

Saturday

November 22

9:00am

Fall River-G218

Monday

November 24

12:00pm

Fall River-G218

 

 December 2014

 

Day

 

Date

 

Time

 

Campus Location/Room #

Tuesday

December 9

9:00am

Fall River-G218

Friday

December 12

9:00am

Attleboro-Rm 117

Saturday

December 13

9:00am

Fall River-G218

Tuesday

December 16

9:00am

Fall River-G218

Saturday

December 20

9:00am

Fall River-G218

Monday

December 29

12:00pm

Fall River-G218

Tuesday

December 30

9:00am

Fall River-G218

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Details


Testing Center
Fall River Campus
Phone: 508.678.2811, ext. 3978
Fax: 508.730.3291
Location: G218

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