NCLEX Research Opportunities

Technical Advisory Committee (TAC)

  • Created to encourage research that supports the continued use of the NCLEX for initial licensure and supports enhancements to the NCLEX.
  • Provides expert guidance and decision-making for all aspects of the NCLEX.
  • Comprised of AVѧԺ staff, staff from AVѧԺ's contracted test vendor (Pearson VUE) and selected external researchers who are experts in the fields of Psychometrics, Statistics, Test Development, and Psychology.

Who can submit research proposals to the TAC?

The TAC welcomes proposals from:

  • Institutions of higher education
  • Public and private organizations, institutions and agencies
  • Individuals

Affiliation or partnership with a university or nursing school is not required.