Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI) is a testing company that offers standardized entrance testing and comprehensive examinations for schools of nursing in the United States. The Assessment Technologies Institute Test of Essential Academic Skills (ATI-TEAS) is a computer-based test that will need to be proctored at one of ATI’s testing sites.
Who needs to take the exam?
Transfer BSN applicants (not entering freshmen) who do not have a previous bachelor’s degree are required to take the ATI-TEAS to be considered for admission. All Transfer Applicants must have a competitive score on the ATI-TEAS. Students who receive an unsatisfactory score or wish to improve their score may retake the exam one time only.
Accelerated BSN applicants are students who have received a bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. college or university. Applicants with a GPA of 2.8 or higher from a U.S. college or university may be exempted from this requirement. Students who receive an unsatisfactory score or wish to improve their score may retake the exam one time only.
How do I register for the exam and where do I find study guide information?
Please visit atitesting.com for more information how to register. You will need to create an ATI account prior to registration. ATI also has numerous resources available for students taking the TEAS exam.