Plainview Campus VN Program Testing

TEAS, the most recent version of the test used for entrance purposes to the Plainview VN program, is a multiple-choice assessment of basic academic knowledge in Reading, Mathematics, Science, and English and Language Usage. The four sections are timed for a total of 209 minutes and composed of 170 questions.  These questions are four-option, multiple choice questions. Computerized test results are available immediately upon completion of the exam.  The table below provides the number of questions and time limits for each section of the TEAS.

The test is divided in the following manner:

Number of Questions 53 36 53 28
Time Limit 64 min. 54 min. 63 min. 28 min
Specific Content
Key ideas and details
Craft and structure
Integration of knowledge & ideas
Pre-Test questions
Numbers and algebra
Measurement and data
Pre-Test questions
Human anatomy & physiology
Life and physical sciences
Scientific reasoning
Pre-test questions
Conventions of standard English Knowledge of language
Vocabulary acquisition
Pre-Test questions


1. There will be NO EXEMPTIONS allowed for testing purposes.
2. Students may test up to 4 times and the best scores are accepted.
3. Students are encouraged to test EARLY in order to avoid complications
4. TEAS scores are good for 1 year
5. Take the test on the campus you plan on attending
6. Minimum scores can be discussed prior to testing

Students must report to the Plainview Center at least 30 minutes prior to testing time or students will be required to reschedule a test time. If you have to reschedule, you will also need to pay an additional $75.00.

You must also have a valid government issued picture ID, Registration Ticket, and Checklist from nursing office with you for the test.

NOTE: Students should make contact with the Plainview Nursing Administrative Assistant for testing dates and times. (806)-716-4406.