American Nurses Credentialing Center produces a selection of certification exam preparation materials to fit your learning style, location, and schedule.
Test Content Outlines
Use this free study aid to see the subject areas that are covered by each exam.
Use this free study aid to see the list of references used to build each exam.
Sample Test Questions & Answers
To help candidates prepare for the certification exams, ANCC provides FREE short, interactive online sample tests. The sample questions are similar to those on the exams, but do not represent the full range of content or levels of difficulty.
Review Seminars/Study Groups
Review Seminars are available at various hospitals and schools of nursing across the country. Study Groups follow the same content as seminars, meeting during several telephone conference calls scheduled during a specific time period. Participants receive CNE contact hours.
See complete seminar/study group calendar
To arrange a seminar for your hospital or school, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
On-Line Narrated Review Courses
These courses contain the same content as our popular Review Seminars, with the voice over of an instructor talking the student through the material. CNE contact hours included.
Test-Taking Strategies Web Course
Has it been a while since you last took a test? This refresher course addresses test-taking tricks and tips.
Review and Resource Manuals
Written by nursing experts, these manuals help candidates prepare for the certification exam by enhancing your critical thinking skills and identifying strengths and weaknesses. Contact hours available on-line for an additional fee.