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NCLEX-RN Test Preparation: About NCLEX-RN

About NCLEX-RN

What is the NCLEX RN?
The NCLEX exam, also known as the National Council Licensure Examination, is a standardized exam that each state board of nursing uses to determine whether or not a candidate is prepared for entry-level nursing practice. But your first step is to successfully complete an accredited nursing degree.

NCLEX-Frequently Asked Questions

NCLEX FAQs

The following Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) have been compiled to help candidates, member boards and the general public better understand the development and administration of the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN. 

Taking the NCLEX

How the NCLEX Works

What the Exam Looks Like

Creating the NCLEX & Passing Standard

Preparing Students for the NCLEX