TEAS V (Test of Essential Academic Skills V)

Students applying for admission to the Associate Degree Nursing Program (ADN) or the Licensed Vocational Nursing Program (LVN) are required to take the TEAS V. The TEAS V is a multiple-choice assessment of basic academic knowledge in Reading, Mathematics, Science, and English and Language usage. Each of the four sections is timed for a total of 209 minutes. Test results are available immediately upon completion of the assessment.

  • Reading: (48 items, 58 minutes) – section includes questions regarding paragraph comprehension, passage comprehension, and inferences/conclusions.
  • Math: (34 items, 51 minutes)- section includes questions regarding whole numbers, metric conversions, fractions, decimals, algebraic equations, percentages and ratio/proportion. Calculators are NOT ALLOWED.
  • Science: (54 items, 66 minutes) - section includes questions regarding science reasoning, science knowledge, biology, chemistry, anatomy, physiology, basic physical principals and general science.
  • English and Language Usage: (34 items, 34 minutes)- section includes questions regarding punctuation, grammar, sentence structure, contextual words and spelling.

Students are responsible for checking with the school and nursing program to which they are applying for the policy regarding waiting periods, testing limitations, and score requirements.

Register and pay for the TEAS V online at www.atitesting.com

The TEAS V test is $86.00


Preparing for the Test:

The TEAS is a crucial component in your nursing application. Therefore, you should prepare thoroughly for the exam. We strongly encourage applicants to utilize a combination of study guide and the on-line practice assessment which are available through ATI. In addition to the materials provided by ATI, listed below are several additional sites that offer study assistance for the TEAS V.





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