Category Archives for NCLEX

Understanding Computerized Adaptive Testing for the NCLEX

There’s a lot of confusion surrounding the Computerized Adaptive Testing (CAT) that NCLEX uses.In this article we hope to dispel some myths, explain how it actually works, and hopefully make it just a little easier for you to pass the exam. General OverviewThe gist of the CAT is as follows:You get questions one at a time.As […]

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Learning from the NCLEX Pass Rates

Did you know that the NCSBN publishes the pass rate statistics for all of their exams?Even with a limited amount of data there are some interesting patterns that emerge. In this post we will explore some of those patterns, what might be causing them, and how you might be able to do better than the average […]

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A Smarter Way to Prep for the NCLEX

Most people prep for the NCLEX in the same way.They go through a couple NCLEX prep books, take a couple practice exams, and assume that they’re ready.But they’re not.No book can cover every single, little thing you might need to know for any exam, let alone an exam as comprehensive as this one. The prep books are […]

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Best NCLEX Prep Books 2020-2021

Nursing is undoubtedly one of the most noble professions. Sure, it pays well, but there is no greater reward than the fulfillment of contributing to the healing and recovery of patients.With the rapidly increasing demand for nurses, now is the best time to establish a nursing career.After completing your nursing degree or obtaining your ​practical nursing […]

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