Studying for the NCLEX in Phoenix, AZ

The best way to prep for the NCLEX in Phoenix is to come up with a NCLEX study plan. This means that you'll need to know your deadlines, how much time you have to prep, and what kind of prep materials you should use to get a passing score. At Kaplan, we've assembled a list of the top hospitals in the Phoenix area and the best options for NCLEX prep in Phoenix.

First, though, you'll want to schedule your NCLEX at a convenient testing center. The NCLEX is a computer-based test offered year-round. If you can't find a suitable testing center in Phoenix, check out the list we’ve provided of additional NCLEX test centers in Arizona. Fridays and Saturdays are the most popular dates and tend to fill up quickly.

NCLEX test-takers at schools like often spend as much as nine months studying, while other future nurses take the exam with less than a month's preparation! An average test-taker starts studying about three months before the exam. And though NCLEX prep books and flashcards are still the most common study method, many competitive test-takers take live prep courses and use a variety of apps to supplement their studies.




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