HESI Admissions for Nursing

The HESI entrance exam is comprised of 2 academic exams. LTC requires Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary.

Preparation

LTC library offers the study guide entitled HESI Admission Assessment exam review (4th edition) and is available for 2-week check out.

In addition to the HESI Test Prep books, students can also access practice tests for each area of the HESI by following these steps:

  1. Login to Blackboard.
  2. Click the LTC Library link in the top ribbon.
  3. Scroll down to the “Search our Collection” box and Click the purple tab labeled “Specialty Resources”.
  4. Click “Learning Express” from the list. Note: if you’re off campus, you may need to authenticate with your LTC ID number and password.
  5. Click “Sign in/Register” to create a new account.
  6. Once you’ve created a new account, you can search “HESI” and see all the practice exams that are available.

For additional preparation please click on the following link: http://www.mometrix.com/academy/hesi-a2-test/

Fee

The fee for the HESI entrance exam is $50.00.

Schedule

HESI sessions are offered Tuesdays at 8:30 a.m. at LTC Cleveland by appointment only.  Please call 920.693.1184 to schedule an appointment.

Day of Test

Arrive 10 minutes early for check-in with photo ID, fee, confirmation email, as well as your username and password for Evolve.  You are not allowed to bring food, books, papers, calculators, listening devices, cell phones or electronic devices into the testing room. Pencils and scratch paper will be provided.

Scores

The required combined score of Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary for associate degree nursing is 75%. The required combined score of Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary for licensed practical nursing is 70%.

Retest

The student will be required to meet with the the counselor for the nursing program for permission to retake the HESI.  Retakes are the same fee.  

For More Information

Contact LTC Testing Services at 920.693.1184 or testing@gotoltc.edu.