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The HESI A2 - the HESI A2 (Health Education Systems Inc. )  results are generally used to determine readiness for admission to and success in a variety of Nursing Programs nationwide. The HESI A2 is 6 hours long. The exam consists of 10 sections. These sections are described in detail at

Questions pertaining to admission, registering,  and/or test requirements for the FSU nursing program MUST be directed to the FSU Nursing Department at 910-672-1924, or email


Does the Testing Center have study materials available for the HESI exam?

The Testing Center does not have study materials available for the HESI exam; however, HESI now has available for purchase an Admission Assessment Study Guide. This can be purchased from the HESI website: .   Students are asked to do their very best in order for it to be a true reflection of their abilities.

Can you tell me what to expect on the HESI exam?

We recommend that you visit the HESI website and view the information provided by those sources.  We cannot personally tell you what to expect on the exam beyond the subject areas the exam covers.  

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