Competitive Admissions Exam – TEAS

TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) Testing

This test is used for competitive admission into the Practical Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing Bridge, Radiologic Technology, and Diagnostic Medical Sonography programs at OFTC.

The test is comprised of five areas: reading, mathematics, science, English, and language usage.

Upcoming Test Dates & Registration

The TEAS testing dates are now open and will be conducted on either OFTC’s Dublin and Sandersville campuses. Students must pay the $80 TEAS test fee in advance of the test and present a valid ID at the time of the exam.

To schedule your exam:

  1. Review the TEAS Quick Start Guide and verify you meet all of the technical requirements to be able to take this online, proctored exam from your home.
  2. Register to take the TEAS exam. Choose your preferred testing location, date, and time. Tests are currently scheduled July – December 2020 on the Dublin and Sandersville campuses. Test dates are listed on the registration form.
  3. Once payment is processed, you will receive a call from OFTC’s Testing Center to confirm your TEAS test date and time.

OFTC Policy for TEAS Testing

  • OFTC requires that a practical nursing applicant must score a 59.5 to compete.
  • A student may test only three times within each academic year (AY20 is August 26, 2019 – August 3, 2020). The highest total score of the possible three tests is used in the competitive formula.

Preparing for the TEAS Exam