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  • Registration is Open for the 2017 NCLEX Conference

    Register today for the NCLEX Conference on September 25, 2017 in Rosemont, IL! Nurse educators, boards of nursing and regulatory bodies, and other stakeholders are encouraged to attend this one-day, educational event on the topics of test development, operations and research. View the online brochure for registration and session details. 

  • New! NCLEX Special Research Section
    Posted: 4/3/2017

    Beginning in July, 2017, NCSBN will present a Special Research Section as part of the NCLEX-RN administration. 

    For more information on the Special Research Section, please view this document: Special Research Section on the NCLEX.

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