All seven (7) additional sites were chosen based on the same rigorous criteria that the three current sites (
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The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), www.ncsbn.org, will expand the number of sites that offer the NCLEX® examinations abroad for domestic nurse licensure purposes. NCSBN’s Board of Directors affirmed the decision at its December 2005 meeting upon recommendations from the NCSBN Examination Committee.
The current international sites for NCLEX® examinations in
; London, England ; and Seoul, South Korea Hong Konghave been operational since January 2005. It is planned that the new sites will begin to offer the exam sometime in the next year. The new testing sites will be located in , Australia , India , Japan , Mexico , Canada and Germany . Taiwan
Source: NCSBN Jan 24, 2006 Press Release
Specific test center locations in the seven (7) new test sites have been announced by the NCSBN in their
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), www.ncsbn.org, will begin NCLEX® testing at the newly selected international Pearson Professional Centers on April 1, 2006. Appointments for testing on, or after April 1, will begin on February 15, 2006.
The new centers will be located in
; Sydney, Australia , Toronto , and Montreal ; Vancouver, Canada ; Mumbai, Frankfurt, Germany , New Delhi , Hyderabad , and Bangalore ; Chennai, India ; and Mexico City, Mexico . Appointment availability for Pearson Professional Centers in Chiyoda-ku, and Taipei, Taiwan will be announced at a later date. These new sites are in addition to centers in Yokohama, Japan ; London, England ; and Seoul, South Korea Hong Kong, which have been operational since January 2005.
Source: NCSBN February 9, 2006 Press Release
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