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TEAS & NACE

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 ATI TEASNACE I

WHO SHOULD TAKE?

TEAS is the Test of Essential Academic Skills. It is required for applicants to the RCC Nursing and Radiology programs (except Advanced Placement—see NACE I info to the right).

Required for Advanced Placement Nursing applicants only.
See the application for Advanced Placement requirements.

EXAM DURATION

The ATI TEAS test is 3.5 hours long and has 170 questions. It measures essential skills in reading, math, science and English. The ATI TEAS is the 6th edition of the TEAS exam. TEAS V is no longer available or accepted for admission.

The exam has 200 questions and is 4 hours in duration. The nursing process—assessing, analyzing, planning, implementing and evaluating—is applied in items throughout the test.

WHEN TO TAKE?

TEAS results must be dated on or before the application deadline to be considered for admissions.

NACE I must be taken prior to the application deadline.

COST

$96

$60

SCHEDULE

Friday, 4/27/18 at 10:00 AM
Friday, 5/11/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 5/24/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 5/24/18 at 4:00 PM
Friday, 5/25/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 5/31/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 5/31/18 at 4:00 PM
Friday, 6/1/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 6/7/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 6/7/18 at 4:00 PM
Friday, 6/8/18 at 10:00 AM
Wednesday, 6/13/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 6/14/18 at 10:00 AM
Thursday, 6/14/18 at 4:00 PM
Friday, 6/15/18 at 10:00 AM

Register and pay at www.atitesting.com.

  • Create an account and log in.
  • Go to the Online Store and choose:
  • Register for TEAS
  • Program Type: TEAS for Nursing Students
  • City: Roxbury Crossing

Registration fee is non-refundable.

Tuesday, 5/22/18 at 10:00 AM
Wednesday, 5/23/18 at 10:00 AM
Wednesday, 5/30/18 at 10:00 AM
Tuesday, 6/5/18 at 10:00 AM
Wednesday, 6/6/18 at 10:00 AM
Monday, 6/11/18 at 10:00 AM
Tuesday, 6/12/18 at 10:00 AM

Register and pay at www.nlnonlinetesting.org

  • Create an account and log in.
  • Go to the Exam Sessions tab.
  • Search for “Roxbury Community College” (school name) or “Roxbury Crossing” (city name).

Registration fee is non-refundable.

SCORES

RCC does not have a minimum required score for application. See the Admission Rubrics to learn how TEAS scores are weighted in your application.

A score of 75 on the NACE I is required for Advanced Placement in the RCC Nursing Program.

RETEST POLICY

RCC’s admissions cycles are June 15—March 15 and March 15—June 15. Applicants may test at RCC a maximum of 2x per cycle.

3 month wait period required, unless Admissions Committee requests a sooner retake.

TRANSCRIPTS

If you test at RCC your results will be reported automatically to Admissions when you apply.

To have your RCC TEAS score sent to another institution, OR to have your score from another institution sent to RCC, you must order an official transcript online from ATI ($27). Go to www.atitesting.com. In the Online Store, choose TEAS transcript.

If you test at RCC your results will be reported automatically to Admissions when you apply.

To have official transcripts sent to other institutions, order a transcript at www.nlnonlinetesting.org.  

PREPARATION

Study guides are available from www.atitesting.com, at the RCC bookstore, and may be available used from Amazon and other sellers.

TEAS prep classes are available at RCC. Click here for information.

The NACE Student Bulletin has a list of topics covered on the NACE I exam.

ACCESSIBILITY

Accommodations for test takers with disabilities are available, and must be arranged at least two weeks in advance.

Contact the RCC testing department before you register and pay for your exam.

 

RCC Testing Lab
Building 3, Room 217
testing@rcc.mass.edu
857-701-1405