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TEAS and Critical Thinking Testing for Nursing Admission

Each semester, Testing Services will set up and publish dates for Nursing Admission testing.

Testing Services will provide the following dates for the two exams. Both tests will be done on computer. The fees are as follows: TEAS - $70 and Critical Thinking - $60. You may pay by personal check made payable to: LSSU or cash. You may pay in advance to the Director of Testing Services or pay the day of testing.

Summer TEAS Dates:

  • Thursday, July 30; 12 noon
  • Wednesday, August 19; 12 noon

Due to the length of the TEAS exam, testing will take place ONLY on the dates listed above. Please allow four (4) hours for the testing. Seating is limited to 25 seats per session so sign up early for your preference.

Summer Critical Thinking Dates:

  • Thursday, July 30; 10 am
  • Wednesday, August 19; 10 am

Critical Thinking Testing will take less than an hour.

To make a testing appointment, please e-mail Carol Boger, Director of Testing Services at: to register for a testing date and time. You will receive an e-mail confirming your testing date and time.

Students may now take the TEAS and Critical Thinking tests more than once during an application period. Please plan accordingly.

A picture ID is required to test. Testing will take place in LIB 253, the Testing Room. Access to Room 253 is through the main doors of the Library, off the parking lot, through the metal detector and turning left past the Circulation Desk. Signs and arrows will direct you to Room 253.

Before you come to test, you will need to create a username and password on the website. McGraw-Hill study materials are available for TEAS testing through our Barnes and Noble Bookstore. For TEAS testing, we will be using Version V.

If you have any questions, please contact Carol Boger, Director of Testing Services at