TEAS

The TEAS test was developed to measure basic essential skills for nursing in four content areas. Gateway Nursing students must achieve a passing score before they can begin petitioning. The chart below highlights each of the four content areas, the number of items on each area and the amount of time allotted to complete that section.

TEAS Skills Test

Content Area

Number of Test Items

Amount of Time Allotted

Reading

53

64 minutes

Mathematics

36

54 minutes

Science

53

63 minutes

English and Language Usage

28

28 minutes

Total

170

209 minutes

Currently, Gateway Technical College requires an adjusted individual total score of 58.7%. Students who need to retest must wait a minimum of 30 days until their next test, and must complete all four sections each time they test.

ATI offers products to help students prepare for the TEAS test, including the TEAS Study Manual and TEAS Online Practice Assessment, which can be purchased here. If you need further assistance preparing for your test, free study materials and instructor support are offered at Gateway’s Learning Success Centers.

Locations Offered: Elkhorn, Kenosha and Racine campuses
Cost: $58.00