Nursing Education Programs
Competent and safe nursing practice begins with education programs that prepare individuals for practice. The Board approves pre-licensure education programs to assure the programs maintain academic and clinical standards for preparation of entry-level nurses. The Board regulates 189 pre-licensure nursing education programs and a total of 50 various types of training programs.
National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
Learn about the examination used to determine the competency for entry-level RNs or LPNs.
Nurse Education Grant Program (NEGP)
The Board, through NEGP, awards funding to increase nursing student enrollment capability in nursing education programs.