Health Program Testing

PSB Health Occupations Aptitude Exam

PSB's Health Occupations Aptitude Examination can predict an individual's readiness and capability for successful completion of the educational program designed to prepare qualified health care personnel. This test is required for students applying to the Dental Hygiene, Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Medical Imaging Radiography and Diagnostic Medical Imaging Sonography programs.For specific program information, go to Health Science Admissions.Testing sessions are held October through March. Please click here for more information and to register for an exam.

HESI A2 Exam

Elsevier's HESI Admission Assessment (A2) exam can assess applicants' basic learning skills and gauge future classroom success. This test is required for students applying to the Nursing (ADN) program. For specific program information, go to Health Science Admissions. For more information on the HESI A2 exam and to register for a testing appointment, please click here.

Nurse Assistant Competency Exam

Nursing assistants/aides working in licensed and or certified skilled nursing facilities, intermediate care facilities and home health agencies in the state of Illinois must be certified. The Illinois Nurse Aide Testing Program is responsible for the written competency exam as required by the Illinois Department of Public Health. For information about deadlines, fees, the exam, and how to register for a test, go to For specific program information, go to:  Basic Nursing Assistant (BNA).


Contact Information

Testing Center, Glen Ellyn - Main Campus
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2405, (630) 942-2400
Fax: (630) 942-3724