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Admissions Exams

NURSING ENTRANCE EXAM

Which Entrance Exam Do I Take?

NACE EXAM: 
This exam is for students with an LPN license. Please contact LisaParks at lisaparks@southern.edu 

Fee: $70.00

Kaplan Admissions Test:
This exam is for students new to nursing.

Testing Dates:

September 16th, 2021 at 1 pm
September 20th, 2021 at 12:30 pm
September 23rd, 2021 at 2 pm
September 27th, 2021 at 3:30 pm


The Kaplan Admissions Test allows up to 165 minutes for completing and consists of four sections with a total of 91 questions in the following areas:

  • READING, MATH, WRITING, and SCIENCE

Each testing date has a maximum capacity of 60 slots.

Cost of exam$50.00 and can be taken ONLY once per admission cycle.

To take your exam you will come in person to the Learning Resource Center in Advent Health Hall. 


SOUTHERN ADVENTIST UNIVERSITY
Advent Health Hall (Nursing Department)
5010 University Drive
Collegedale, TN 37315
  1. The Learning Recourse Center (LRC) is located on the second floor of Advent Health Hall room number 2208.
  2. Bring your driver’s license or state issued ID to your exam.

See map for more details: 
https://www.southern.edu/about/maps-and-directions/docs/campus-map-apr-2021.pdf

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Go to the link below to register for Kaplan.
  2. Choose your exam date
  3. Create a login and password
  4. Purchase your exam
  5. Once you have purchased your exam you are now registered!

Registration link
: https://www.kaptest.com/nclex/partner/southern-adventist-university



*Note: You will need your Kaplan login and password to access your test.

Please contact Lisa Parks if you have any registration questions lisaparks@southern.edu

Contact Lisa Parks

Contact Lisa Parks.