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Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)

The TEAS is required of all Daytona State College Nursing Program applicants. The TEAS test is a timed, computerized exam. Examinees must plan on being in Assessment Services for 4 hours to complete the TEAS process.  The TEAS is given in Assessment Services on the Daytona Beach, DeLand, Deltona, New Smyrna Beach and Flagler Campuses. The fee to take the TEAS is $50.00, payable prior to testing (2013).  

January 1, 2014, the test fee will increase to $55.00. 

Retesting to achieve passing scores:
After meeting with an Academic Advisor, students will be referred to the Academic Support Center for remediation.  Examinees may test a total of three (3) times within a calendar year (Jan-Dec).  A total of three TEAS scores from DSC or other ATI approved test locations can be accepted with a calendar year.  Students must wait 30 days to retest.  Students who wish to retest on the TEAS  must pay the $50 fee each time. 

TEAS prep material can be obtained from:

Assessment Services is responsible for monitoring test sessions.   Daytona State College does not tolerate cheating nor disruptive behavior.  If an examinee is suspected of cheating, testing will be stopped and the examinee will be directed to leave the area.  The test may be voided.   The incident will be reported to college officials and disciplinary action may be taken.


Last Updated: 12/3/13