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Nursing at HACC: NCLEX Test

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NCLEX test and NCSBN

NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) is a nationwide examination for the licensing of nurses in the United States and Canada.

For a sense of what content is covered by the test, you will want to look at the Test Plans put together by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN).

NCSBN has lots of useful information that may help you prepare for the text. Continue through the rest of their website after looking at these pages:

Taking the NCLEX

How the NCLEX Works

What the Exam Looks Like

Tips from Nurse.org

Check out this article that gives a great overview of the format of the test, as well as some tips on how to prepare:

Top 10 Tips: How To Pass The NCLEX The First Time