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HOBET (Health Occupations Basic Entrance Test)

Health Occupations Basic Entrance Test (HOBET)
HOBET is a computerized test with 4 individually timed parts:
Reading:  58 minutes (48 questions)
Mathematics:  51 minutes (34 questions)
Science:  66 minutes (54 questions)
English:  34 minutes (34 questions)     

HOBET is required for admission into these programs:
Dental Hygiene
EMT – Paramedic Technology
Physical Therapist Assistant
Radiologic Technology
Veterinary Technology

Study Guide for the HOBET is available online from the testing company at:

Cost:  $50 total: 
All fees are non-refundable, non-transferable and must be paid before you begin the exam at Blinn. 

The $10 proctoring fee is payable at Enrollment Services, Administration Building, open M-F, 8am-5pm, Cash, Money Order/Cashier’s Check, all major Credit Cards, Debit or Cash Card.
No personal Checks. 

$40 online fee on test day (all major credit cards, Debit Card, or Cash Card), this fee is separate from the proctoring fee.   No personal checks, Cashier’s Checks or Money Orders.

BRING:   Picture ID (No Testing without Picture ID)
Receipt and Test Ticket (received from Enrollment Services office)
$40 Payment Card
ATI ALLIED HEALTH Username and Password

Instructions for creating ATI ALLIED HEALTH Username and Password:
1.   Log on to
2.   Click on Create an Account

Retakes:  4 weeks
Check with you select program for start of testing cycle and deadline.

Bryan Campus ONLY:
Walk-in testing Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. and no later than 11 am.
Testing is held in the Administration building, room 145.  Once you select the exam date, you will need to go to the office of Enrollment Services to pay and they will direct you to the Testing site.

Saturday test-takers only: If you are an out of town test-taker and cannot prepay before the test date, bring a $10 money order with you on test day, and make money order payable to Blinn College. No appointment necessary. Report time: 8:00 a.m. 

Bryan Saturday Testing Dates


Apr 05, 2014 Health building room 225
May 10, 2014 Health building room 225
June 14, 2014 Health building room 225
July 12, 2014 Health building room 225
August 9, 2014 Health building room 225