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Research Guide for Nursing Students

Nursing Department Requirement for Admission to Generic Nursing Program

Applicants applying to the Generic program (Transfer or Second-Degree students or graduates of Associate Degree programs) must take the Health Education Systems, Inc (HESI) Pre-Admission Examination for RN programs.  The HESI Admission Assessment Exam Review and the HESI A2 Review are on Reserve in the Library.  Please see below for Call Numbers and additional details.

HESI = Health Education Systems, Inc.
A2 = Admissions Assessment
Also known as Evolve Reach, the Evolve Reach A2, and the Evolve Reach HESI

HESI A2 Entrance Exam:
The HESI A2 consists of both an academic portion and a personality portion:
Academic Portion: There are eight subtests: math, reading, vocabulary, grammar, biology, physics, anatomy and physiology and chemistry.

Personality Portion: Consists of two sections: the Learning Style Assessment and the Personality Profile. (HESI Exam Guide, 2023).