The TEAS exam measures basic essential skills in the academic areas of reading, mathematics, science, and English and language use. The objectives assessed are those which nurse educators have deemed most appropriate and relevant to measure entry-level skills and abilities in nursing program applicants. The TEAS exam consists of 170 multiple-choice questions and has been proven to be a statistically significant predictor of early nursing school success.
A skills exam will be given to selected candidates. The skills test is an insightful pre-admissions tool used to assess an examinees knowledge prior to entry into an RN program. Selected candidates will be invited to take skills test to assess their comprehension and mastery of basic principles including adult medical-surgical nursing, nursing care of children, management, fundamentals, pharmacology, nutrition, mental health, maternal newborn nursing, priority setting, and the nursing process.