NCLEX Exam

The NCLEX test is used by nursing boards to award nurse licenses. It tests nursing knowledge, skills and abilities, which would be required to practice nursing safely and effectively at an entry level.

Both the RN and PN exams are offered to nursing students completing their nursing studies. Here is a breakdown of the test:

  NCLEX-RN NCLEX-PN
Minimum Number of Questions 75 85
Maximum Number of Questions 265 205

Preparation Resources:

NCLEX Info
NCLEX Study Guide
Deb's NCLEX Site
Nurisng Schools

Last Updated: 05/21/2014