To be eligible, you must meet one of the following:
I’m a student in my final nursing semester: You’ll be eligible to take the exam once we receive the list of potential nursing graduates from Dalhousie University, St. Francis Xavier University and/or Cape Breton University.
I’m a new graduate in Nova Scotia: If you didn’t register for the exam in the final semester of your nursing program, you are eligible to take the exam at any time.
I’m a new graduate from an out-of-province nursing program: You’ll be eligible to take the exam once we receive confirmation from the nursing regulatory body in your jurisdiction of study that you’re eligible to write the NCLEX-RN® Exam.
I’m an applicant registered in another province: You’ll be eligible to take the exam once you’ve completed your Application for Initial Assessment and paid the initial assessment fee.
I’m an internationally educated nurse: You’ll be eligible to take the exam once you have submitted your application and paid the initial assessment fee.
We will contact you directly when you’re eligible to write the RN Jurisprudence Exam.