TEAS Policies and Procedures/Retake Policies - New Requirements Effective July 1, 2016.
The Test of Essential Academic Skills V (TEAS V) will be
available until August 30, 2016. On
August 31, 2016, a new version of TEAS (ATI TEAS Version 6) will replace the
current TEAS Version V. The required scores will remain the same: Reading = 70%
and AITS = 66%.
- Applicants must take the TEAS in order to be
considered for admission to the Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Physical
Therapy, and Diagnostic Medical Sonography programs.
- In order to take the TEAS at Montgomery College, an applicant must be
admitted as an active Montgomery College student. If an applicant has not
applied to the College, they must do so before setting up a testing
appointment. A student MC Identification number is required to complete ATI
- The updated version of the TEAS test will begin August 31, 2016. August 30, 2016, is the last day a student can
take the TEAS V. TEAS V results will be
valid for 24 months from test date.
- If students
take the TEAS at an alternative location and are interested in applying to
health sciences programs at Montgomery College, they must contact ATI
to have his or her scores included in the application packet submitted to
the Office of Admissions.
TEAS REGISTRATION POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
must register for the TEAS through the Assessment Technologies Institute
(ATI) website (https://www.atitesting.com).
- Prior to
registering for the exam, students should review Montgomery College’s
Assessment Centers’ testing policies and procedures: www.montgomerycollege.edu/assessment.
- At the time
of registration, students pay for the exam at www.atitesting.com.
- Students must
provide proof of identity with a picture form of identification; either
government issued or Montgomery College ID.
must register for testing no later than 24 hours in advance of their desired
test date by going to www.atitesting.com and paying the non-refundable
ATI account must then be created by using your assigned “MyMC” ID login as the
“ATI User Name.”
an applicant has an existing ATI account with a different name, he/she must
edit the profile by making the necessary changes.
c. If you cannot test on the day that you
registered for the exam, you must re-register.
d. ATI's registration fees are
6. DSS students must contact DSS office for
authorized accommodations prior to scheduling a test date:http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/edu/secondary5.aspx?urlid=5 2
Park/ Silver Spring Campus: 240-567-1480
RETEST POLICIES - EFFECTIVE July 1, 2016.
- The retest
policies are applicable for all students testing at the Montgomery College
may only take the TEAS twice during a twelve (12) month period,
starting with the first attempt.
- After the
first attempt, students must wait 30 days before they can retake the exam.
- It is
recommended that students schedule an appointment with the TEAS
coordinator for academic support prior to making a second attempt at the
exam. Appointments can be scheduled
by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Students must provide proof of identity
with a picture form of identification; either government issued or
Montgomery College ID. Failure to produce appropriate ID
can result in student being denied opportunity to test, and registration
fee will not be refunded.
- TEAS Results are valid for 24 months from test
will receive their TEAS score report immediately following the completion
of the exam (computer test only).
will receive a copy of the retest policy immediately following completion
of the exam.