Computer Adaptive Testing and the Next Generation NCLEX

How does Computer Adaptive Testing (CAT) ​help the Next Generation NCLEX get the most precise measurement in the fewest number of questions? In this video, NCSBN Director of Outreach Jason Schwartz, MS, explains the CAT is used and what it means for NCLEX candidates. With easy-to-understand visuals, this video explains CAT and describes item selection and pass/fail rules in straightforward language.

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​A Wealth of Next Generation NCLEX Resources

NCSBN will launch the Next Generation NCLEX (NGN) Exam on April 1. Our valuable resources provide up-to-date information to educators and the public, and can help candidates prepare.
If you have any questions regarding the NCLEX or the NGN project, please contact NCSBN at​. 

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