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Currently Stanislaus State is only hosting the ATI TEAS Exam remotely. 

You can find additional information for exams held off campus on the list below.

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Test Descriptions

Acronym ACT
Full Name American College Test
Description/Purpose For college admission. The California State University (CSU) has temporarily suspended the use of ACT/SAT examinations in determining admission eligibility for all CSU campuses for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website www.act.org
Test Score Transcripts

Acronym ALEKS PPL
Full Name Assessment and Learning in Knowledge Spaces
Description/Purpose California State University, Stanislaus will now use an ALEKS Placement, Preparation and Learning (ALEKS PPL) mathematics assessment to determine readiness for Math 1070 (College Algebra), 1080 (Trigonometry), 1100 (Precalculus), and 1410 (Calculus I).
Test Given Here No
How to Register See the Mathematics department 
Website www.csustan.edu/math/assessment-tests

Acronym ATI TEAS
Full Name (Assessment Technologies Institute) Test of Essential Academic Skills
Description/Purpose For admission to a nursing program (and some colleges)
Test Given Here Yes, computer-based only (not paper and pencil)
How to Register See the website below and click on "Register for TEAS"                  Choose "CA State Stanislaus TEAS" for this location  
Website https://www.atitesting.com/Home.aspx

Acronym CBEST
Full Name California Basic Education Skills Test
Description/Purpose For those wishing to teach K-12 in California.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website www.cbest.nesinc.com

Acronym CSET
Full Name California Subject Examinations for Teachers
Description/Purpose The CSET has been developed by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) for prospective teachers who choose to or are required to meet requirements for certification by taking examinations.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website www.cset.nesinc.com

Acronym CLEP
Full Name College Level Examination Program
Description/Purpose For meeting some lower-division (G.E.) requirements. Applicants to Stan State should consult the catalog or Evaluations (located in MSR 120) at 667-3264.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website http://clep.collegeboard.org/register/exam

Acronym GRE
Full Name Graduate Record Exam
Description/Purpose For admission to some graduate programs.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website www.gre.org/
Test Score Transcript www.ets.org/gre/revised_general/scores

Acronym GMAT
Full Name Graduate Management Admission Test
Description/Purpose For admission to MBA programs.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website www.gmac.com
Test Score Transcript https://www.gmac.com/gmat-other-assessments/accessomg-gmat-exam-scores-and reports/access-gmat-scores

Acronym LSAT
Full Name Law Schools Admission Test
Description/Purpose Required for admission to Law School
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website www.lsac.org
Test Score Transcript https://www.lsac.org/lsat/taking-lsat-scoring

Acronym MAT
Full Name Miller Analogies Test
Description/Purpose The MAT is a high-level mental ability test requiring the solution of problems stated as analogies used by some graduate programs for admission purposes.
Test Given Here No
Website https://www.pearsonassessments.com/graduate-admissions/mat/about.html

Acronym MCAT  
Full Name Medical College Admission Test  
Description/Purpose The Medical College Admission Test is a standardized, multiple-choice examination designed to assess problem-solving, critical thinking, and writing skills in addition to the examinee's knowledge of science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine.  
Test Given Here No  
How to Register See website below  
Website  
Test Score Transcript https://students-residents.aamc.org/applying-medical-school/taking-mcat-scores/  

Acronym PRAXIS
Full Name Praxis Series
Description/Purpose The Praxis I® tests measure basic academic skills, and the Praxis II® tests measure general and subject-specific knowledge and teaching skills.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website http://www.ets.org/praxis
Test Score Transcript www.ets.org/praxis/scores

Acronym RICA
Full Name Reading Instruction Competence Assessment
Description/Purpose Required to clear a multiple subject teaching credential
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website www.rica.nesinc.com

Acronym SAT
Full Name Scholastic Assessment Test
Description/Purpose For college admission. The California State University (CSU) has temporarily suspended the use of ACT/SAT examinations in determining admission eligibility for all CSU campuses for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website
Test Score Transcript

Acronym TOEFL
Full Name Test of English as a Foreign Language
Description/Purpose For college admission for those whose high school education was not in English.
Test Given Here No
How to Register See website below
Website http://www.ets.org/toefl

Acronym WPST
Full Name Writing Proficiency Screening Test
Description/Purpose

On March 12th, 2020, the California State University Chancellor’s Office issued a memo stating that all Graduate Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR) testing be immediately suspended.

Test Given Here No. All future WPST administrations have been canceled. Please email GWAR@csustan.edu with questions.
How to Register See website below for transcript information
Website www.csustan.edu/wpst/
Test Score Transcripts https://www.csustan.edu/gwar/student-request-form-gwar-report