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News and Events

  • Jan 17, 2023

    NCLEX Test Plans and Passing Standards Now Available

    In preparation for their effective date of April 1, 2023, the 2023 NCLEX-RN and…

  • Dec 14, 2022

    Today, the Arizona State Board of Nursing received approval from AHCCCS to administer a 3 year, $25 Million per year, Student Nurse/New Graduate…

  • Nov 21, 2022

    The Advance Practice Committee is currently recruiting advanced practice nurses who are interested in volunteering to serve on the Advanced…

Nurse Statistics

  • Registered Nurses
  • 107,594
  • Licensed Practical Nurses
  • 10,962
  • Certified Nursing Assistants
  • 20,742
  • Licensed Nursing Assistants
  • 8,400
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • 12,892
  • Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • 129
  • Certified Nurse Midwives
  • 325
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
  • 1,232
  • Certified Medication Assistant
  • 47
  • Licensed Health Aide
  • 151