ATI TEAS Remote Exam with Proctorio

Read this Important Announcement First

CSN students currently schedule appointments with the CSN Testing Center to remotely take the ATI TEAS Exam with Proctorio using their Internet-connected device. Proctorio is a remote proctoring platform that uses machine learning to proctor students from wherever they may be. Details.

Note:

  • All previous in-person TEAS exam dates for May and June have been converted to virtual proctoring exam dates.
  • Please visit the ATI website to register for Proctorio dates for CSN under the "Allied Health" section of testing.
  • ATI is processing refunds for the in-person dates and exams. Please call ATI Customer Care to make sure the time was canceled, and the refund has been processed at 1 (800) 667-7531.


What is the TEAS

The TEAS is a computer-based diagnostic test instrument used to assess students' preparedness to apply to enter the health science field.

The test is specifically used to assess prospective students for CSN Health Science Limited Entry (LE) Programs.

The TEAS test contains 170 questions written in a multiple-choice format with four-option answers and has a total duration of 209 minutes.

The test is designed to assess the necessary academic skills in the subjects of Reading (53 questions for 64 mins.), Math (36 questions for 54 mins.), Science (53 questions for 63 mins.), and English and Language Usage (28 questions for 28 mins.). Detailed information.

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Register for TEAS

Ensure that you have reviewed the "The things I need to know before I register for the ATI TEAS Exam" section (above) before starting the registration process.

  • Step 1: Visit this link
  • Step 2: Scroll to the registration section of the page and click "Start Registration."
  • Step 3: If you have an existing ATI account, select "Sign In." If you need to create one, select "Create an Account."
    • *Note: It is essential to remember your ATI login. You will need this on exam day. Students who do not have their ATI login will be turned away from taking the ATI TEAS Exam.
  • Step 4: Follow the prompts to complete your registration.

Session Times

  • 8 am to 12 pm (Morning Session)
  • 1 pm to 5 pm (Afternoon Sessions)

TEAS Test Dates at CSN

(Listed under "Allied Health" option, all times are AM sessions unless noted)

2020

  • 9/26/20
  • 10/24/20 and 10/14/20 (PM)
  • 11/14/20 and 11/19/20 (PM)
  • 12/1/20 (PM), 12/19/20 (AM and PM)

2021

  • 1/9/21, 1/14/21 (PM), 1/16/21, and 1/30/2
  • 2/6/21, 2/10/21(PM), 2/20/21 (AM and PM), and 2/27/21 (AM and PM)

Taking the Exam

Due to COVID 19 outbreak, you will take the assessment remotely with Proctorio using your Internet-connected device. Proctorio is a remote proctoring platform that uses machine learning to proctor students from wherever they may be.

Required Materials

  • Ensure you are using a fully charged laptop or desktop computer with a webcam and microphone.
  • Install Google Chrome on your device. You will not be able to take the proctored assessment with any other browser.
  • Have a school or government-issued ID card available.
  • Find a well-lit space and be ready for a room scan before the assessment.
  • One piece of blank paper to be used during the assessment. Please destroy the form upon completion of the exam.


Taking the Exam

When it's time for your appointment:

  • Open Google Chrome and Log into your ATI student account: My ATI tab > Test tab.
  • Click the Add Product button and enter the assessment ID that the proctor provided.
  • Click Begin to be sent to the getproctorio.com webpage.
    • Follow the prompts to install the Proctorio Chrome Extension; You will only need to do this the first time you take a proctored assessment via Proctorio.
  • Navigate back to the getproctorio.com webpage once the extension is installed.
  • Move forward to the exam pre-checks regardless of the error you may see at this point.
  • Click: Start exam prechecks at the bottom of the page.
    • Allow Proctorio to access your camera, mic, and screen.
  • Click: Next at the bottom of the screen once the prechecks are completed
    • Respond to request to show ID to the camera.
  • Click: Next for the site to conduct a webcam image test and scanning of the room for a compromised situation; your room must be well lit to move forward
  • Click: I understand (after reading the text)
  • Sign the test taker agreement.
  • Click: Start test
  • Use the Quiz Tool to chat to connect to your proctor if you need help.

Technical Requirements

View a complete list of ATI's technical requirements.

Microphone: Any microphone, either internal or external

Webcam: 320x240 VGA resolution (minimum) internal or external.

Desktop or laptop computer (NO iPads, tablets, or phones are to be used) with the ability to download Google Chrome.

Studying for ATI TEAS Exam

ATI Nursing Education and some nonprofit organizations have developed self-guided study materials to help you target your studies for success on the TEAS. Several package options are available, vary in terms of the extent of the package, and maybe obtainable at a cost. Refer to the ATI website for details.

You can also access other TEAS study resources at TEAS Test Study Guide, TEAS practice tests, Free TEAS practice tests. Also, see the ATI TEAS 6-Week Study Plan.

The Clark County Library has a free online prep for Reading and English, requires a library card.

Other links: (free) Union Test Prep; YouTube videos - Carolyn McAllister for TEAS Reading & Brian Craft for TEAS Math.

CSN English Department Workshop on TEAS Exam: Contact CSN English Dept. for more information.



Frequently Asked Questions

Are Restroom Breaks allowed?

  • Yes, Restroom breaks are allowed.
  • Take Restroom breaks between sections to ensure that no time is lost, as breaks do not pause the timing when already in a test section.

What do I do when a computer malfunctions?

  • If you have technical issues, please alert Proctorio using the phone number provided in the Student Guide sent to you.

What if I have an issue with the exam?

  • Challenges to test questions or testing room complaints should be reported to Proctorio and ATI immediately after the exam.

What about Test Security?

  • The ATI TEAS Remote exam is a secure exam proctored by proctorio. Each test-taker must take the exam in a responsible, safe, and civil manner per any security policies and academic integrity policies of CSN.
  • A Government ID is required to take the exam.
  • Personal Items are not allowed in the immediate testing area and will be inaccessible during the examination.
    • Books
    • Backpacks
    • Computers
    • Cell phones
      • If a Cell phone sounds or vibrates during the exam, you will be dismissed.
    • Watches
    • And other Items
  • Students are prohibited from discussing content, test questions, or other details relating to the TEAS exam to anyone.
  • Information related to the test is confidential and may not be discussed or revealed to another student.

How many Questions are on the TEAS?

  • The TEAS test comprises 170 questions in four multiple-choice sections. Each section varies in terms of several items and the time to complete that section.
    • Students should plan to be tested for 209 minutes (approximately 3 hours and 29 min)

Will I be able to use a calculator?

  • The test has a built-in calculator. Students are not permitted to use personal calculators.

How should I prepare for the exam?

  • ATI Nursing Education and some nonprofit organizations have developed self-guided study materials to help you target your studies for success on the TEAS. Several package options are available, vary in terms of the extent of the package, and maybe obtainable at a cost. Refer to the ATI website for details (http://atiteasprep.com/smart-prep/).
  • You can also access other TEAS study resources at TEAS Test Study Guide, TEAS practice tests, Free TEAS practice tests. Also, see the ATI TEAS 6-Week Study Plan.
  • The Clark County Library has a free online prep for Reading and English, requires a library card ~ https://ezproxy.lvccld.org/login?url=http://education.gale.com/l-lvccld.
  • Other links: (free)Union Test Prep; YouTube videos - Carolyn McAllister for TEAS Reading & Brian Craft for TEAS Math.
  • CSN English Department Workshop on TEAS Exam: Contact CSN English Dept. for more information.