The Admissions Process
The college pre-nursing entrance exam is a standardized aptitude
test that measures your aptitude in various areas such as English,
Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy & Physiology and Math. The test is one
of the most commonly used nursing school entrance exams and it is
intended if you wish to pursue a certificate, associate degree, or
bachelor’s degree in nursing. The test is designed to evaluate
your potential to perform well in the program.
The college offers the HESI A-2 Prep pre-test review course to
interested candidates looking to work on their academic skills
in preparation to take the MWCC/HESI A-2 exam. The HESI A-2 review
courses are a great way for you to re-learn important concepts while
also learning new material that will be tested on the HESI A-2 exam.
The exam review courses will help you become more comfortable when
taking the exam and boost your chances for success. Prepping for
the HESI A-2 exam isn’t just helpful, it’s crucial.
Candidate are only permitted to take the MWCC/HESI A-2 exam twice per school year.
The cost of the MWCC/HESI-2 exam review course is $220 (which includes
the $85 testing fee). Participation in the review course is recommended
but does not guarantee test success.
- Testing is by appointment only.
- The exam review course is taught online in a virtual classroom for a duration of 4 weeks.
- Classes are held Mondays through Thursdays.
- Participants may enroll in either the AM or PM session of the course.
APPROXIMATE TOTAL MWCC/HESI A-2 EXAM DURATION: 2:30 HOURS.
If you need help navigating the admissions process call
Meridian West Central College at (941) 917-0000
to speak with an admissions representative
or use the Online Student Services
page to schedule a live online meeting with an advisor.
How to Apply for Undergraduate Program Admission
- Enrollment applications are available on and submitted
electronically through the College website:
Meridian West Central College works closely with high school counselors
by supplying them with information about the College, as well as important
enrollment and scholarship deadlines. It is highly recommended that students
take advantage of their high school counselors’ expertise and assistance
in completing the application, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities.
- Prospective students must fill out the enrollment application and
submit the application along with the $150.00 application fee through
the College website. Prospective students will be contacted by an
enrollment professional as soon as the application is received, and
the processing of the information is initiated.
All prospective ADN, and BSN students must submit a copy of his or her final
high school official transcript, or GED, any ACT or SAT scores, college transcript,
Straighterline exams and professional nursing unencumbered license.
Any of the following entrance exams: HESI A2: 75-80% score, NACE I and
NACE II:74 or higher are acceptable and must be submitted to the Meridian
West Central College Online Enrollment Center.