Greater Johnstown Career & Technology Center

Test Dates and Information

Prospective students must take the Elsevier HESI Admission Assessment, 4th Edition, for admission to our program.

Test Information


You must score a 70% or higher on the exam. If you fail to score a 70% or higher, you may retake the entire HESI exam one time, but you must schedule the retake at least 30 days after the first test date.  

Test fee: $60.00


Contact the Johnstown office at (814) 266-6073, ext. 201 to register for the exam. You must pre-register, and payment is due at the time of registration. We accept credit cards or checks.

Please mail checks to:
Practical Nursing Program
445 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904

Test Preparation

We encourage you to prepare for the pre-entrance exam by obtaining a study guide, HESI Admission Assessment Exam Review, 4th Edition. Study guides are available at the Elsevier website, at bookstores, and at Amazon.com. The study guide ISBN is 9780323353786.

For the HESI Admission Assessment Exam you will take for GJCTC, you will only be evaluated on the following sections. You do not need to study any additional sections of the study guide.

  • Math
  • Biology
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar