Spring 2017 PAX-RN Pre-Admission Exam Dates: April 4th, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. and May 6th 2017 at 9:30 a.m.

Registration for both exams will begin March 1st 2017 at 8 a.m.
Please note these are the Final PAX exams for the Spring 2017 semester.
*Seats are limited*

The Nursing Department will be distributing and accepting applications during the following Dates:

March 6th, 2017 to May 9th, 2017
Mondays and Tuesdays from 9 am – 5 pm
Wednesdays from 9 am – 6 pm
Thursdays from 9 am – 5 pm
Location: M-302

Nursing Information Session:

Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 at 1-2 pm and 5-6 pm.

Medical Arts Building, Room: 362

PAX Dates and registration dates
The next PAX-RN Pre-Admission Exam is scheduled for March 2nd, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.
Registration will begin February 6th 2017 at 8 a.m.

*New Nursing Pre-Admission (NLN PAX) Exam Prep.

This prep course prepares the student for the National League for Nursing Pre-Admission Examination(NLN PAX), a standardized entrance exam for potential nursing students who seek admittance into Nursing Schools. The following three main areas of the PAX Exam are covered: Verbal Skills, which consists of both word knowledge and reading comprehension; Mathematics, which includes basic calculations and word problems; and Science, which reviews general biology, chemistry, physics, and earth science.

**Students interested in taking this course must contact Continuing Education at 718-631-6343**

This course is offered under two schedules (see below) aligned with the Fall 2015 PAX Exam dates offered by QCC’s Nursing Department.

Required Textbook: National League for Nursing, Preview Guide for RN Pre-Entrance Exam 3rd edition by Jones and Bartlett

Nursing Pre-Admission (NLN PAX) Exam Prep
NUX-195 (20 hours)/$299

  • MW1: March 1, 2017 – March 27, 2017 (8 sessions)
    Monday and Wednesday 7:00pm-9:30pm
  • MW2: March 29, 2017 - May 3, 2017 (8 sessions)
    Monday and Wednesday 7:00pm-9:30pm
    (Skip 4/10, 4/12, 4/17)
  • SA: March 25, 2017 – April 29, 2017 (5 sessions)
    Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm
    (Skip 4/15)

Required Textbook: National League for Nursing, Preview Guide for RN Pre- Entrance Exam 3rd Edition by Jones and Bartlett

Academic Advisement for the Nursing Department

Nursing students are members of the Health Academy. If you need assistance, please refer to the Health Academy webpage:


Please bring your Student Advisement Degree Audit Form. You can access and PRINT the form here.

Anne Marie Menendez, MSN, APRN, CNE, Professor and Chairperson
Medical Arts Building - Room: M-302 | Telephone: (718) 631-6080

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