LPN Progression

This exam is requirement for admission into the third semester of the Registered Nursing Program for licensed or graduate LPN students.

New Spring 2019 Exam Dates

January dates for Spring petition window to qualify for Fall 2019 program start date. Exam scores can also qualify for later petition windows. Please limit seat reservation to one date and pay for the exam with the code #13569.

We are reserving a few seats for the LPN Progression exam during the January 2019 NLN testing times. You will be contacted to verify the date of the exam after you reserve your exam seat.

Monday, January 7th @ 1:30 PM

Wednesday, January 9th @ 1:30 PM

Friday, January 11th @ 9:00 AM

Tuesday, January 15th @ 9:00 AM

Thursday, January 17th @ 9:00 AM

Tuesday, January 22nd @ 9:00 AM

Thursday, January 24th @ 9:00 AM

*This exam is not for those who are part of the United Health Care Grant (Dr Josie Veal) that will be taking a course in Mequon this Fall.

Where is the exam location?

Milwaukee Area Technical College Downtown Campus

700 West Highland Ave (H Building), Room H126

How do I register and pay for the exam?

The exam payment code is #13569. Cost of the exam is $56.00. Please make sure to reserve your seat date.

How to *register and pay for the HESI LPN Progression Exam Video

CLICK HERE for printable version


*If retaking the exam, you do not have to register for another account. Log into your Evolve account go to "Student Access" and Payment tab & enter payment code

What are the content areas for the exam?

The specific exam is called (HESI) RN mobility and contains 75 questions related to the LPN practice Please make sure to also review Maternity & scope of practice as an LPN

You have two hours to complete. Printable Info

What is required to be successful?

You need a score of 900 or greater in order to qualify for the program. If you achieve the score of 900 or greater, you do not need to retake. Scores are automatically sent to MATC and saved in the system and can be used for later petition windows. Scores are available immediately after the completion of the exam, but your score report will be available in 24 - 48 hours in your Evolve account.

What are the some of the study resources?

Do you offer Special Accommodation for the exam?

Special testing accommodations for students who have a documented disability are available through Student Accommodation Services.

To apply for accommodations and to make an appointment for testing with accommodations, you must call or email Heather Lorbiecki (414-297-6962, 414-297-6750, or Lorbiech@matc.edu) at least 2 weeks before the exam date

Follow below procedure:

■ Call or email to set up an appointment to discuss accommodations

■ Complete a Test Accommodation Request Form and submit Documentation of Disability (if it is not already on file) to Student Accommodation Services.

■ Register and pay for the exam using the payment code

■ Provide a copy of the paid receipt for testing to Student Accommodation Services

■ On day of scheduled test, arrive at S215 at 8:30 am with picture ID. Test will begin at 9:00 am

What do I bring on the day of the exam?

Come to the exam location at the

Milwaukee Downtown Campus, 700 West Highland Ave (H Building), Room H126

Please retrieve your Evolve username and password and bring a photo ID and a copy of your HESI exam purchase receipt (either paper or phone email) for check in

No phones, calculators or other electronics are allowed during the exam. If a short restroom break is permitted during the exam, students cannot bring any items with them and are not permitted to leave the building.

You are allotted two hours for the exam and can leave when finished

What if I need to retake the exam?

The retake policy is 90 days to ensure that you remediate and make the necessary changes to become successful. Students are allowed three lifetime retakes and must pay for each exam attempt. The highest score is kept. Evolve provides remediation after the proctor closes the exam and uploads the results.

CLICK HERE to find out how to access your Evolve remediation