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.

Topic
Type
Audience
Knowledge Network
Year
  • 2019 NCSBN Year In Review

    Explore the 2019 Year in Review microsite that documents all of NCSBN’s accomplishments and initiatives in the past year.

    2020 | Website

  • 2018 NCSBN Year In Review

    Explore the inaugural Year in Review microsite that documents all of NCSBN’s accomplishments and initiatives for the entire calendar year 2018.

    2019 | Website

  • NLC Overview

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

    Web Page

  • NLC Training Resources

    NCSBN has organized resources to help Boards of Nursing prepare staff for NLC implementation.

    Toolkit

  • NLC Commission Member Resources

    Toolkit

  • Leader To Leader Spring 2020

    • An Education Consultant’s Firsthand Experience with the International Center for Regulatory Scholarship 
    • COVID-19 Important Information
    • Nurse Educators and Clinical Partners Share Knowledge and Experiences in Texas Summit 
    • NCSBN Approval Guidelines: Studies Determine Quality Indicators and Warning Signs for Nursing Education Programs
    • Going Global in the Year of the Nurse and Midwife 
    • Recommendations for Mathematics and Statistics Education for Quality and Safe Nursing Practice
    • From the Desk of the Researchers 
    • Percentages of Programs that are Accredited: An Update 
    • NCSBN and CBS Community Partnership Educate the Public About the Next Generation NCLEX

    2020 | Publication

  • NCSBN's Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination

    With NCLEX-style practice questions, essential nursing content organized according to the test plan and reinforcement activities, you'll be well on your way to success. Choose from four different subscription lengths to maximize your learning. Version 10.0 of the NCLEX-RN course was released in May 2020.

    Cost: 3 weeks - $50 | 5 weeks - $70 | 8 weeks - $100 | 15 weeks - $160

    Course

  • 2020 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.

    2020

  • 2020 NCLEX-PN Test Plan

    The NCLEX-PN examination test plan includes an in-depth overview of the content categories along with details about the administration of the exam as well as NCLEX-style item writing exercises and case scenario examples.

     

    2019 | Publication

  • 2020 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.

    2020

  • 2020 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.

    2020 | Publication

  • COVID-19 & the NCLEX: Educator Webinar

    NCSBN and Pearson VUE worked together to allow for the continued testing of NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN candidates on a limited basis, subject to state and local requirements. NCSBN hosted a 30-minute webinar to answer questions educators have about the modified exam and testing procedures in place.  

    2020 | Recorded Webinar