How to Register

Please visit to register for the TEAS exam.

Contact to set up testing accommodations or with additional questions

Taking the Test

  • Please arrive 30 minutes early to the testing site. Late arrivals will NOT be permitted to test, NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Please bring your TEAS username and password so you are able to load the exam.
  • Calculators are NOT allowed (one will be provided within the test)
  • Testing staff will check your Government Issued photo ID, admit you to your test room, and direct you to a seat.
  • The proctor will provide you with scratch paper for use during the test. Scratch paper is not to be used before the exam or during breaks. All paper, must be returned to the proctor at the end of the testing session.
  • After the Mathematics session, you may take a 10-minute break. During the break, DO NOT access any personal items. If you need to leave your seat at any time other than the break, raise your hand. Time for the exam section will not stop. Lost time cannot be made up.
  • If, during the exam, you have a technical issue with your computer, or for any reason need the proctor, raise your hand.
  • Test challenges or testing room complaints should be reported to the proctor before leaving the room on exam day.
  • A student may re-test only once within 90 days and no more than two times within a 12 month period.
  • Re-tests should only be taken after the student has reviewed the study material. Students will not be allowed to retest on the same day.
  • TEAS Scores will be valid for 24 months from the date of the test.
  • Testing priority will be given to students enrolled at North Central Texas College and those applying to NCTC’s Health Science Programs. Please refer to NCTC’s Health Sciences for testing dates per their respective campus testing centers.

DO NOT Bring These Items

  • Guests, visitors, and/or children, pets
  • Weapons
  • Cellphones, wearable technologies
    • All watches are prohibited in the Testing lab
  • Hats, head scarves, coats/jackets/hoodies/sweaters, large jewelry
    • Pockets are subject to inspection by Testing Center staff
  • Food, drink, gum, candy, and/or tobacco

For a comprehensive list, please review the Test Center Policies