Bunker Hill Community College

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The ATI TEAS, or Test of Essential Academic Skills, is designed specifically to assess a student's preparedness entering the health science fields. The ATI TEAS is a required part of the application to Health Sciences programs, including the Nursing and Medical Imaging programs at Bunker Hill.

  1. Create your ATI account: go to www.atitesting.com and create a user name and password. You will need your user name and password on test day.
  2. Register for BHCC TEAS sessions using our online appointment system. Book an appointment. Please note: our sessions are posted only in our appointment system. They do not appear on the ATI website.
    Fees: BHCC Students $89.00/Non-BHCC Students $99.00.

Testing accommodations such as extended time are available for those with documented disabilities. Accommodations must be arranged in advance. Please contact the BHCC Assessment Center before making your TEAS appointment if you will need accommodations. Alternate schedules may be required depending upon your accommodations.

The ATI TEAS test is comprised of 170 questions set up in a multiple-choice format with four-option answers. Questions are designed to test the basic academic skills you will need to perform in class in the areas of: Reading, Math, Science, and English and Language Usage.


Number of Questions

Time Limit



64 minutes



54 minutes



63 minutes

English and Language Usage


28 minutes

*An on-screen calculator is available for some questions. Hand-held calculators are not permitted without an official testing accommodation.

  • Study guides and practice tests are available for purchase on the ATI website.
  • BHCC offers TEAS prep courses through the Community Education Department.