Pre-admission Exam | BSCTC

Pre-admission Exam

TESTING & CONTENT

The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) is used as part of the admissions process by Nursing and Allied Health schools nationwide. The exam measures skills in reading, mathematics, science and english and language usage.

MISCELLANEOUS INFO

For additional information, sample test questions, general exam policies and a list of frequently asked questions, visit the TEAS website here.

The TEAS exam may only be taken one time in a 6 month period.  Exam results submitted for nursing program consideration can be no more than one year old.  

REGISTRATION FEE

The cost of the TEAS exam is $58 plus a $12 online registration fee to schedule ahead of time.

REGISTERING for the EXAM

When registration opens, you'll be able to register online here. We will post the link as soon as it becomes available.

TESTING SITE & DATES

  • Mayo Campus -  Building C, Room 112
  • Pikeville Campus - Room N-216
  • Prestonsburg Campus - Student Center, Room 201 

Prestonsburg Campus Testing Dates

  • March 19th, 12:30 p.m.
  • March 24th, 8:00 a.m.
  • April 2nd, 8:00 a.m.
  • April 7th, 8:00 a.m.
  • NEW! April 14th, 12:30 p.m.

Pikeville Campus Testing Dates

  • March 19th, 12:30 p.m.
  • March 24th, 12:30 p.m.
  • April 2nd, 12:30 p.m.
  • April 7th, 12:30 p.m.

EXAM CHECK-IN

Check-in will begin 15 minutes prior to start time. Students must have

  • Valid Photo ID
  • Proof of Exam Registration
  • Activated KCTCS login and password. For assistance, contact the BSCTC IT Dept. at (606)886-3863

The exam will begin promptly at the scheduled time. No one will be admitted to the exam area after testing has begun. No cell phones in testing room.