Nursing Placement Information

  • There are two required tests for entrance into the Nursing Program at Nunez.
  • In order to apply for the Practical Nursing Program, student must have qualifying scores from either ACT or Accuplacer. If you do not have scores for either of these tests, follow the Placement Testing Information to schedule an appointment to take the Accuplacer test prior to seeking appointment for HESI (No HESI exam will be given until student has qualified for the Nursing Program).
  • HESI exams are given in the Testing Center and must be scheduled with the Testing Center Coordinator by calling (504) 278-6422 or emailing mminor@nunez.edu. The HESI exam is only given to students who are applying to the Nunez Nursing Program.
  • To study for the HESI Exam, download the HESI A2 Exam Preparation Application from the Apple App Store or from Google Play.
  • HESI Exam schedule is as follows:
    • July 18th at 9:00 a.m.

    • August 9th at 9:00 a.m.

    • September 5th at 9:00 a.m.

    • September 19th at 9:00 a.m.

    • October 3rd at 9:00 a.m.

    • October 17th at 9:00 a.m.

    • October 31st at 9:00 a.m.