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.

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  • Safe Student Reports Conference Call - July 2020

    NCSBN’s quarterly conference call to discuss the Safe Student Reports (SSR) research study with participating nursing programs. For the July 2020 call, the most recent aggregate data summary was shared, general study updates were given and a math/nursing task force was discussed.

    2020 | Recorded Webinar

  • NCSBN Learning Extension NCLEX Review Course Commercial (Français)

    Les révisions de NCSBN Learning Extension pour le NCLEX-RN et le NCLEX-PN vous apportent un contenu qui simule le vrai test. Les cours ont plus de 1500 questions de style NCLEX pour aider à renforcer ce que vous avez appris à l'école d'infirmières.

    2020 | Video

  • NCSBN Learning Extension NCLEX Review Course Commercial

    NCSBN Learning Extension's reviews for the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN bring you content that simulates the real test. The courses have more than 1,500 NCLEX-style questions to help reinforce what you learned in nursing school. 

    2019 | Video

  • 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


  • NCSBN Révision pour l’examen NCLEX-RN (Français)

    Grâce à des questions de pratique au format NCLEX, à un contenu de base sur les soins infirmiers, organisé en fonction du plan de test, et à des activités qui vous permettent de renforcer vos connaissances, vous serez bien lancé(e) sur le chemin de la réussite! Choisissez parmi quatre différentes durées d’abonnement pour optimiser cet apprentissage. La version française 1.0 du cours NCLEX-RN (NCLEX pour infirmière autorisée) a été publiée en juillet 2020.

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



  • Future of Approval

    Toolkit that includes resources about program approval and national nursing accreditation.


  • 2019 NCLEX Examination Statistics

    This annual publication provides data on candidate performance on the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN Examinations and also includes data on the candidates who have been able to take the NCLEX-RN for purposes of licensure/registration in Canada since January 5, 2015. This publication provides a brief overview of how Computerized Adaptive Testing (CAT) works, how the passing standard is set, and how the pass/fail decision is made at the beginning. The main part of the publication is a detailed breakdown of candidate performance for 2019 and includes the pass rates by candidate type, degree type and country. In addition, the publication contains NCLEX historical data (e.g., pass rates, passing standards, and volume) since CAT administration started in 1994.

    2020 | Publication

  • NGN News - Summer 2020

    Topic: Layer 4 of the NCJMM

    2020 | Publication

  • NGN News - Summer 2020

    Topic: Layer 4 of the NCJMM

    2020 | Publication

  • NGN News – Spring 2020

    Topic: The NGN Case Study

    2020 | Publication

  • Leader To Leader - Special Issue - Summer 2020

    • Practice/Academic Partnership: One Answer to Prelicensure Clinical Placements During a Pandemic
    • Free COVID-19 Courses
    • NCSBN’s New Board of Nursing Professional Licensure Requirements Webpage
    • NCLEX Update
    • A Landmark National Nursing Education Program Study

    2020 | Publication

  • Delegate Orientation

    For members only; basic skills of how to participate as an NCSBN delegate during the delegate assembly at annual meetings.

    Cost: Free for members

    CE Credit: N/A