What Is It?

There are two types of HESI exams. There is the HESI-A2 exam which is for admission into nursing school versus the HESI Exit exam which is after nursing school. HESI A2 exam is used by nursing schools to screen applicants for admission into the nursing program. This exam is also known as the Evolve Reach Admission Assessment.

The HESI A2 is a multiple choice test with five scored exam topics and one unscored personality assessment test.


I. English Language: Broken into three subcategories which are reading comprehension, vocabulary and general knowledge and grammar. This has 55 test items.

II. Math which includes basic math skills, fractions, word questions, proportions, conversions, roman numerals, word questions, and more. This has 55 test items.

III. Science which includes biology, chemistry and anatomy and physiology. This has 30 test items.

We have a course that will help you with Section III with anatomy and physiology which is the called, Body Systems Crash Course II.