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The Adult Nurse Practitioner Exam is a comprehensive and challenging examination for men and women who want to enter this rewarding field of health care. The exam is administered by computer in testing centers around the country. A nurse is eligible to take the test if he or she holds a valid, active RN license or has completed a post-graduate adult nurse practitioner program with advanced coursework in health assessment, pharmacology, and pathophysiology.
The Adult Nurse Practitioner exam includes questions (multiple-choice, four possible answers) from five domains of practice:
The domain on the foundations of advanced nursing practice (34 questions, 22.67 percent of the exam) covers therapeutic communication, influences on care, and teaching/guidance.