Testing Services

Anoka Technical College provides testing services to prospective, current and distance students. The Testing Center is located in Rm 103, just inside Anoka Tech's main entrance.



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Test Accommodations

Anoka Technical College supports all students admitting to college. Students with documented disabilities shall be provided reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to programs. In order to apply for test accommodations, students with disabilities must visit the Disability Services office, located in the Student Success Center, Room 190. Documentation will be required. Apply early to allow time to make arrangements for accommodations.

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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Makeup Testing

Makeup testing is available for students who have missed a classroom test due to illness, emergency or an excused absence. Before scheduling, students must request permission from their instructor.

  • Makeup tests are available on an appointment-only basis.
  • Availability is dependent on other testing activities.
  • A Photo ID will be required at check-in.

Make up tests can be scheduled by students or instructors. Scheduling options:

Method 1 – Preferred


Method 2 – available for students without computer access

In-person, Testing Center, Room 103

Instructors must use the Makeup Testing Checklist as a cover sheet when delivering test materials. Hand-deliver tests to the Testing Center in Room 103 or drop them in the Testing Center drop-box just outside the Testing Center door. Completed tests not picked up by 3:30 pm on the day of the test will be returned by Testing Center personnel to faculty mailboxes in the ATC mailroom.




Distance-Proctored Testing

Test proctoring for Minnesota State System students

If you are enrolled in a Minnesota State System online course that requires test proctoring, free services may be available for you at Anoka Tech. Testing is by appointment only on a space-available basis. Days and hours will vary. Schedule well in advance to meet course deadlines.

Request an appointment by email to TestingServices@AnokaTech.edu.

Test proctoring for all others

If you are seeking a proctored test environment and you are not a Minnesota State System student, 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.  

Request an appointment by email to TestingServices@AnokaTech.edu.


ATI Test of Essential Academic Skills

TEAS testing is available at the Anoka Tech Testing Center by appointment only. Students must create an account online at www.atitesting.com to purchase and register for ATI TEAS. The registration process will require that students indicate whether they wish to purchase ATI TEAS for a nursing program or an allied health program. Select nursing if you are testing for Anoka Tech's Practical Nursing program. Select allied health if you are testing for Anoka Tech's Occupational Therapy Assistant or Surgical Technology programs.

View Anoka Tech's TEAS Schedule

Free ATI TEAS Prep Classes

Metro North Adult Basic Education teachers offer free TEAS Prep classes on the Anoka Tech campus. Visit them at www.metronorthabe.org for details.


Email Testing Services

Phone: 763-576-7830

Fax: 763-576-7721

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