Are graduates of Excelsior College’s nursing education program eligible to sit for the NCLEX in Florida?

Graduates of Excelsior’s ACEN (formerly NLNAC) accredited nursing education programs are eligible to apply to the Florida Board of Nursing for licensure by examination pursuant to section 464.008, Florida Statutes. Excelsior nursing graduates who meet the requirements for licensure in Florida are granted full licenses without limitations or conditions.

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