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.

Testing Center Summer Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday:

  • 8 am to 3 pm
    All testing ending by 4:30 pm

*Accommodated, make-up, and distance proctoring is available by appointment during these times and around other testing activities.

*All accommodated, make-up and distance testing appointments require 24-hour notice. 

Accuplacer Placement Testing

Placement Tests
Learn how to prepare, when and where to take it, how results are used and much more. 

Test Accommodations

Anoka Technical College supports all students admitted to college.

Students with documented disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to programs.

In order to apply for test accommodations, students with disabilities must visit the Office of Accessibility, located in the Student Success Center, Rm 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, Rm 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 to students without computer access)

In-person, Testing Center, Rm 103

Instructors must use the Makeup Testing Checklist as a cover sheet when delivering test materials. Hand-deliver tests to the Testing Center in Rm 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 to faculty mailboxes in the Anoka Tech mailroom by Testing Center personnel.




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 vary. Schedule well in advance to meet course deadlines.

To request an appointment, email 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 four-hour session.  

To request an appointment, email TestingServices@AnokaTech.edu.


ATI Test of Essential Academic Skills

TEAS testing is available at the Anoka Tech Testing Center through online registration.

Students must create an account online at www.atitesting.com to view open dates, purchase and register for ATI TEAS.

To view Anoka Tech's TEAS schedule, you must first create an account. From the student's account, select "Online Store" then select "Register for TEAS" (located in grey tab). The ATI registration page will appear. From here select "Program Type" (TEAS for Nursing Students or TEAS for Allied Health), "Country" (select USA), "State" (select Minnesota), and "City" (select Anoka). This will then load all the available TEAS dates for Anoka Technical College.

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.

Free ATI TEAS Preparation Classes

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


Email Testing Services

Phone: 763-576-7830

Fax: 763-576-7721

College Service Hours


Upcoming Closures

  • June 20: Closed for staff development.
  • July 5: Independence Day Observed
  • Sept. 19: Closed for all walk-in Accuplacer testing.

*Please note, the Testing Center is closed during all college closures and holidays. See college calendar(s) for more details. 


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