In September of 2016, NSCC began administering the ATI TEAS test, also known as TEAS version 6. Students taking the TEAS for Fall 2017 admission should prepare using ATI TEAS or TEAS V 6 study materials.
The “ATI Test of Essential Academic Skills” (TEAS) is a computerized test composed of multiple-choice questions organized into four sections, which measure reading ability, basic mathematics skills, science and English grammar. It is a timed test published by Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI Testing), LLP. Testers should plan to spend approximately 4 hours at the test center. A four-function calculator is incorporated into the test, dictionaries and other aids are not permitted.
|Section||# of Questions||Time Allowed|
|1. Reading||53 questions||64 minutes|
|2. Mathematical Skills||36 questions||54 minutes|
|3. Science||53 Questions||63 minutes|
|4. English and Language Usage||28 questions||28 minutes|