Nursing Program Applicants
College of the Sequoias requires a minimum score of 62% on the ATI TEAS. Applicants must achieve this score in their first two attempts at the ATI TEAS. If the applicant does not achieve this minimum score in their first two attempts, they will not be considered for the COS Nursing Program. A minimum of 45 days between exams is required. The TEAS V is no longer accepted.
ATI TEAS Information
ATI TEAS FAQs.pdf
Click on the ATI Registration link: TEAS Registration Follow the choices available on the page to select a date and time.
Prior to test day, build a user profile on https://www.atitesting.com and pay for your test.
This Testing Site will use the ATI Test of Essential Academic Skills, and is delivered on-line
There are no refunds after your test is purchased.
An overview of the ATI TEAS content can be viewed at ATI TEAS Content
Test Site/Day Information/Instructions
*This section of information is our usual test location and instructions, please disregard at this time since exams will be proctored remotely*
Test Site: College of the Sequoias - 915 South Mooney Blvd., Visalia, CA 93277; Hospital Rock Building, Room 110
The Hospital Rock building is on the north side of the COS main campus. Parking lot 4 is the nearest to the test site. Parking may require the purchase of a $2.00 daily permit.
Arrive at the test site one half hour early to park, find the room, sign in, and ready yourself for the test.
No one will be admitted to the testing room after 7:50AM for the morning session, or after 12:50PM for the afternoon session.
If your name is not on the TEAS roster, you will not be permitted to test.
You may only take the following items into the testing room:
Federal or state photo identification (Driver’s License, Passport, Military ID, etc.)
2 or more sharpened pencils (scratch paper will be provided)
ATI website user ID and password
If you bring any prohibited item with you, you will be required to return it to your vehicle or other safe area. Allow 4 hours for the test.
If you are a COS student who receives services from the COS AAC, and have documentation for extended test time, you must email Tina See at firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks prior to the test date to arrange your testing date and time and provide AAC documentation.
Do not purchase your test on the ATI site before contacting Tina See. If you choose to attend a regular session, you will not have extended time.