Find resources to become a registered nurse or nurse specialist, with licensing information, nursing study guides, nursing practices tests, courses and more. To become licensed, you will have to take an exam. For more information, see Tests.com's Nursing Test Guide or the section covering your particular speciality.
There are a number of exams required for nursing licensing and certification, depending on the type of nursing profession desired and the specialty a nurse wishes to pursue. To become a licensed nurse, candidates have to take the NCLEX-RN for registered nurses and the NCLEX-PN for practical nurses. There is the CNA exam to become a certified nurse assistant. There are many types of specialty certifications that require exams. To learn more about nursing exams, see our Nursing Test Guide.