Entrance Exam General Information

Acceptance into M State Nursing programs is competitive. Eligibility requirements are addressed in the application packet for each program. Students are required to take an entrance exam as part of the application process.

Program Exam Required
Associate Degree Registered Nurse - Generic ATI TEAS
Associate Degree Registered Nurse - Advanced Standing ATI TEAS (The ATI LPN Step exam is eliminated by the vendor. M State no longer offers the Step.)
Practical Nursing AAS or Diploma ATI TEAS

Exams are accessed through the ATI Online Store. Be careful to register for the correct exam. Exam fees are not refunded for students registering for the wrong exam, and applications with incorrect exams are not considered.

To make a request for special testing accommodations on the ATI TEAS or AT LPN Steps, please complete the Request for ATI Testing Accommodations and follow the directions found on the form before registering for an exam.

Find your answers to frequently asked questions from ATI.


 

Exam Dates - Detroit Lakes

ATI TEAS V

Date Time Room
Tuesday February 23, 2016 9 am - 1 pm See the ATI Online Store
Monday March 14, 2016 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm See the ATI Online Store
Wednesday April 27, 2016 9 am - 1 pm See the ATI Online Store
Thursday May 19, 2016 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm See the ATI Online Store
 

Exam Dates - Fergus Falls

ATI TEAS

Date Time Room
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 1pm-5pm See the ATI Online Store
Friday, March 18, 2016 9am-1pm See the ATI Online Store
 

Exam Dates - Moorhead

ATI TEAS

Date Time Room

See the ATI Online Store

 

Exam Dates-Wadena

ATI TEAS

Date Time Room
Thursday, February 11, 2016 1pm-5pm See the ATI Online Store
Tuesday March 08, 2016 9am-1pm See the ATI Online Store
Thursday April 14, 2016 1 pm - 5 pm See the ATI Online Store
Tuesday May 10, 2016 9 am - 1 pm See the ATI Online Store

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