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Radiologic Technology Pre-Admission Testing

HESI Admission Assessment Exam

The Health Education Systems, Inc. (HESI) Admission Assessment is a timed, computerized exam. The cost of the exam is $75 ($3.50 non-refundable). The HESI exam may only be taken one time in a 12-month period.

TMCC's Radiologic Technology Program is responsible for all admission requirements and decisions regarding the Radiologic Technology HESI exam.

The Radiologic Technology HESI consists of:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary and General Knowledge
  • Grammar
  • Math
  • Biology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Chemistry
  • Critical Thinking
  • Learning Style
  • Personal Profile Assessment


The Radiologic Technology HESI entrance exam score is 10 points out of the 32 total points, for admission to the Radiologic Technology Program.

A score is required in English, Math, Sciences, and Critical Thinking; Learning Styles, Personal Inventory are not scored.

An average score for the Radiologic Technology HESI entrance exam is calculated. The average percent score (for English, Math, Science, and Critical Thinking areas) is divided by the number 10.

Exam Dates

Exam dates are normally on Fridays from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. You will have 6 hours to complete all sections. For the Spring 2022 Semester, the exam will be in person at the William N. Pennington Health Science Center.