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Privacy Policy

The National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. ("NCSBN") acknowledges how important it is to protect the privacy of  Users who visit the NCSBN Web site (hereinafter, this "Site"). 

Information We Collect

Collected user-identified enrollment information for e-mail delivery of NCSBN information and newsletters includes, but is not limited to, name, email address, company, subscription preferences and usage data.  NCSBN collects personal information through the newsletter subscription feature.  Usage information is also collected through monitoring regular use of the site. This information includes session length, page views, referring URLs, Internet browsers that are used, and computer operating systems being used. This usage data is used to assist NCSBN in understanding usage of the Site and what technology can be supported. NCSBN will not lease, rent, sell, or disclose any personal identifying information about any User to a third-party without expressed permission from that User. The Site may contain links to other sites outside our control. NCSBN is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

Changes to this Policy

NCSBN reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. NCSBN will notify users when a change has occurred to this policy by posting a notice in the ePush subscription area of the site.


NCSBN has implemented various measures to protect against the misuse and alteration of any information under NCSBN's control. Information provided to NCSBN is encrypted to protect the integrity of the data as it travels the Internet, provided that your browser supports this. Such security is not impenetrable, and therefore NCSBN cannot guarantee that no loss, misuse, or alteration of information on the Site will occur. NCSBN and its third-party licensor's are not responsible for any damage incurred by any such security failures.

Email Communications Choice/Opt-Out

All subscription-based NCSBN email communications provide users with a link to unsubscribe to the service. Users can also request via email (comunications@ncsbn.org) or phone (312.525.3600) the removal of their information from our database and/or to not receive future communications.

Email Communications Correct/Update

All NCSBN email communications subscribed to provide users with a link to modify subscription preferences. Users can also request changes or modification to information previously provided via email (communications@ncsbn.org) or phone (312.525.3600).

Agreement with Privacy Policy

By subscribing for the email communications service and/or logging onto this Site, you signify your agreement to the terms of the Privacy Policy and any modifications thereof and that you release and hold harmless the NCSBN, its Directors and employees from any and all claims arising from the loss, misuse or alteration of personally identifying information posted by you.


If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of the Site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact us via email (privacy@ncsbn.org) or phone (312.525.3600).