Resources

NCSBN produces a wide variety of publications, online courses, videos, brochures, toolkits and newsletters presenting in-depth information and best practice techniques that contribute to the body of nursing knowledge.

  • 2018 NCLEX Fact Sheet

    Fact sheets provide volume and pass rate data for both U.S. and international candidates. Information is provided for performance on NCSBN's two nurse licensure examinations, the NCLEX-PN and NCLEX-RN. 

    2018 | Publication

  • 2018 NCLEX Pass Rates

    Summary data for multiple categories of candidates, U.S. and international, is provided for performance on NCSBN's two nurse licensure examinations, the NCLEX-PN and NCLEX-RN. 

    2018 | Publication

  • NLC Toolkit

    Helpful resources related to the original Nurse Licensure Compact.

    Toolkit

  • Resources for Researchers

    Collection of resources and tools related to research.

    Web Page

  • NCLEX Examinations Webinar Series: Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) Project

    An overview of the Next Generation NCLEX project (NGN). Topics covered include:
    • The Clinical Judgment Model;
    • Item Prototype Development; and
    • Frequently Asked Questions related to the project.

    2018 | Recorded Webinar

  • Fraud Detection for Licensure Applications

    For members only; develop tools to track down fraud associated with licensure applications.

    Cost: Free for members

    CE Credit: 5.0 Contact Hours

    Course

  • eNLC Overview for Members

    For members only. Better understand key aspects of the eNLC with topics that include:
    • The basics and benefits of multistate licensure.
    • Requirements of the eNLC, including: Uniform Licensure Requirements, criminal background checks and utilizing Nursys to share information.
    • The governance and administration of the Compact, including the rulemaking process and the Interstate Commission’s structure. 

    Cost: Free for members

    CE Credit: 3.0 Contact Hours

    Course

  • Opioid Toolkit

    Resources and guidelines and specific opioid prescribing continuing education materials that help the effort to prevent overprescribing.

    Toolkit

  • Orientation Roadmap

    The Orientation Roadmap serves as a guide around the NCSBN website and answers general questions regarding NCSBN and your new role in nursing regulation.

    Web Page

  • FSMB's Role in Medical Regulation: Some Thoughts on the Past, Present, and Future

    General Session: "FSMB's Role in Medical Regulation: Some Thoughts on the Past, Present, and Future"

    2012 | Event Presentation

  • Plenary Session 1: Combating Opioid Prescription Abuse

    Combating Opioid Prescription Abuse

    2012 | Event Presentation

  • Plenary Session 3: Assessment of Professional Competency of Doctors, Nurses and Pharmacists

    Assessment of Professional Competency of Doctors, Nurses and Pharmacists 

    2012 | Event Presentation