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HESI (Nursing)

What the test is:

The HESI is designed to measure a student’s ability to apply concepts related to specific clinical nursing content areas, while making sure that students are prepared to pass the NCLEX-RN. Elsevier’s complete review and testing solution allows students improve their performance, promote clinical judgment, and help them achieve greater levels of success.

What is on the test:

The HESI exam is a standardized, timed, multiple-choice computerized test. It is designed to assess the knowledge and preparedness of entry-level nursing students. The cumulative score of the exam is calculated using scores from the English (Vocabulary, Grammar, Reading), Math, and A&P sections. (The student must take Critical Thinking and Learning Styles sections as well).

Cost of the test:

The cost of the HESI exam for Tarleton State University students is $72.50. The cost for non-students is $92.50.

What do you need the test for?

 For admission to Tarleton’s Nursing Program.

Who to contact for more information:

Contact your advisor for more information on the HESI exam 254-968-9746. You can also contact the Nursing Department for more information 254-968-9139

Helpful resources:

Study guides can be found and purchased online on websites like Amazon or

Ready to schedule in Stephenville?

To schedule your exam please visit our Stephenville Testing Center exam scheduling website and follow the directions to select the correct exam, date, and time. All availability can be found on the scheduling website.