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.

  • NLC Overview

    Build your knowledge about NLC and key topics necessary to successfully implement NLC in your board.

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  • NCLEX Program Reports - Subscription Overview

    Join hundreds of educators across the country who subscribe to NCLEX Program Reports. These reports are the only source for detailed information about your graduates' performance on the NCLEX examinations.


  • NGN News - Spring 2019

    Topic: The NGN Clinical Judgment Measurement Model and Action Model

    2019 | Publication

  • Opioid Toolkit

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


  • NGN Talks: Clinical Judgment Measurement Model

    Measuring clinical judgment has been one of the major undertakings of the Next Generation NCLEX project. The latest NGN Talk looks at the different parts of the Clinical Judgment Measurement Model - and what NCSBN is doing to measuring them.

    2019 | Video

  • 2019 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.

    2019 | Publication

  • NGN News - Winter 2019

    Topic: The NGN Clinical Judgment Measurement Model

    2019 | Publication

  • NLC Fact Sheets & Resources

    Listed below are helpful resources related to the Nurse Licensure Compact.


  • NCLEX Examinations Webinar Series: 2019 Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) Project

    This webinar will provide updates on the Next Generation NCLEX project (NGN). Topics covered include:
    • Explanation of the clinical judgment model (CJM)
    • Benefits of using the action model
    • Updates on item prototype development
    • Information on recent CJM publications

    2019 | Recorded Webinar

  • Safe Student Reports Conference Call - October 2019

    NCSBN’s quarterly conference call to discuss the Safe Student Reports (SSR) research study with participating nursing programs. For the October 2019 call, a progress report was shared, and resources from the “Mathematics in Nursing” conference were shared and discussed

    2019 | Recorded Webinar

  • Nursys Overview

    Publicly available Nursys services, e-Notify, Nurse License Verification and Licensure QuickConfirm.


  • NCSBN Strategic Plan - Part 1

    2019 | Video