Testing Services

Anoka Technical College provides testing services to prospective, distance and current students. The Anoka Technical College Testing Center is located in the Student Success Center, Suite 190.

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Visit the Testing Center Web page to learn more about the Accuplacer Computerized Placement Test (CPT). Find out how to prepare, when and where to take it, how results are used, and much more.

Alternative Testing

The goal of Anoka Technical College is to provide reasonable accommodations to students with a documented disability. Learn how to request services by visiting the Office on Disabilities, located in the Success Center, Suite 190, Room 190-C.

GED Testing

GED preparation and testing is available on the Anoka Technical College campus. Visit Metro North Adult Basic Education for program information. ABE classrooms are located in the Student Success Center, Suite 190-Room O.

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Make-Up Testing

Academic make-up testing is available to Anoka Technical College students on an appointment-only basis Monday through Friday. Availability is dependent on other testing activities. The room closes at 3:30 p.m. Academic make-up testing services are available to faculty and students on the following basis only:

  • Emergency. Missing an in-class exam due to emergency (illness or other excused absence).
  • Scheduling conflict. For example, more than one exam on the same day at the same time.
  • Testing Center academic make-up testing services are not to be used as a replacement for in-class exams.

Make-Up Testing Procedure
Appointments may be made by instructors or students.

Students are responsible to request permission to test by submitting a Make-Up Testing Checklist to their instructors 24 hours prior to the intended test date to facilitate delivery of test materials.

Photo ID will be required at check-in.

Make-Up Testing Checklist forms are available for pick-up in both the Student Success Center and the Testing Center.

Schedule a Make-Up Test
Email: vkeifenheim@anokatech.edu

Phone: 763-576-7830

Proctored Test Services

Free Proctored Testing for Students Within the MnSCU System

If you are enrolled in an online course within the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system which requires proctoring of an exam, free test proctoring services may be available for you at Anoka Technical College on a space-available basis by appointment. Days and hours will vary. Students are recommended to schedule well in advance to meet course deadlines.

Check appointment availability:

Testing Center Coordinator

Fee-based Proctored Testing for All Others

If you are seeking a proctored test environment and you are not a student within the MnSCU system you may make arrangements for fee-based proctored testing. Appointment availability is dependent on campus testing needs therefore days and hours will vary. Scheduling well in advance of the desired testing date is recommended.

A flat rate of $35 will be charged for each 4-hour session.  

Check appointment availability:

Testing Center Coordinator


Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS V)

TEAS V testing is available at the Anoka Technical College Testing Center by appointment only. Applicants must create an account online to purchase and register for the TEAS V test. A list of scheduled test dates for both the Practical Nursing and the Allied Health (Occupational Therapy Assistant) program types is visible during this registration process. Register to test for one of the program types below by visiting the appropriate Assessment Technologies Institute, LLC (ATI) Web site: 

TEAS V for the ATC Practical Nursing (PN) Program

Visit www.atitesting.com to create an account if you are testing for the Anoka Technical College Practical Nursing program. Select the program type TEAS for Nursing Students to register for the test.

TEAS V for the ATC Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program

Visit www.atitesting.com to create an account if you are testing for the Anoka Technical College Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program. Select the program type TEAS for Allied Health to register for the test.

Free TEAS V Test Prep Classes

Take a FREE TEAS V Test Prep class to reduce your test anxiety, learn test taking tips and strategies, and brush up on the science, math, grammar and reading skills you need to get the best score you can on the TEAS V test. The classes are free, and sponsored and taught by licensed instructors from Metro North Adult Basic Education (ABE). 


Testing Center Coordinator
Student Success Center
Suite 190, Room 185