Nurse Entrance Exam

SCF offers Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) VI testing for State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota students.

Important Notice *** TEAS exams must be completed two (2) weeks prior to the application deadlines, unless otherwise noted.  If you took your TEAS exam at another institution, your TEAS transcripts must be received in SCF Admissions by the following deadlines to be considered for the program:

  • TEAS exam deadline for LPN-RN Transition Program for Summer 2018 is March 1, 2018.
  • TEAS exam deadline for Basic Program for Fall 2018 is May 1, 2018.
  • TEAS exam deadline for Basic Program for Spring 2019 is: TBA.


TEAS VI exam dates are limited at the SCF testing centers. Testing seats are also limited so register early. Visit to create an account, view exam dates/times offered at SCF, register and pay for your TEAS VI exam.

Everyone is required to take and pass the TEAS exam as a Nursing Program requirement. This is a Nursing Entrance Exam and MUST be taken in order to apply to the AS Nursing Program.

LEARN more about the TEAS VI and the TEAS registration process by attending one of the TEAS information Sessions.  The information sessions are free and registration is not required.  Follow this link to view the TEAS Information Session Schedule:

TEAS Information Schedule (registration is not required)

 Minimum TEAS Scores for State College of Florida's A.S. Nursing-RN Program





69.7% or greater

68.0% or greater

55% or greater

62.9% or greater

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