|Files that quickly and easily open in Microsoft Excel and other spreadsheet and statistical software applications|
You can supplement your NCLEX® Program Reports with a corresponding set of CSV files that can easily be opened in many database, spreadsheet and statistics software applications such as
The CSV files contain the numeric information found in your NCLEX Program Reports and are designed to provide programs with the structured data necessary
to comprehensively analyze the data contained within the reports.
There are two kinds of CSV files:
||Supplemental CSV files supplement an edition of the NCLEX Program Reports.
Subscribers to the Supplemental CSV files receive one set of CSV files along with each edition of the NCLEX Program Reports.
The supplemental CSV files are formatted in a manner that makes it easy to track your program's performance over time,
evaluate your program by comparison group, and compare the performance of multiple programs.
||Historical CSV files* (covering all reports 2004-2010) contain the information found in ALL of your program's NCLEX Program Reports from 2004-2010.
The Historical CSV files* are formatted in a manner that makes it easy to track your program's performance longitudinally. Moreover, if there are any gaps in your subscription history,
then this is your opportunity to fill them in at a substantially reduced cost. More information can be found on the About Historical CSV files page.
Q: How can the CSV files be used?
A: The CSV files can be used in at least 3 different ways (click on each link to see an example).
Tracking your program's performance longitudinally (over time)
Evaluating Performance by Comparison Group (Jurisdiction, Similar Programs, National)
Comparing the performance of multiple educational programs within your organization
Q: How easy it is to use the CSV files?
A: Using the CSV files is quick and easy. After you have downloaded and unpacked the files,
open up your spreadsheet or statistics software application and open the file as you would normally.
CSV file types are natively supported by most of the major applications including MS-Excel, Lotus 1-2-3, R, SPSS and SAS.
Q: Can I download a sample set of CSV files?
A: Yes, samples can be found on the Download a Sample page.
Q: Do the CSV files contain the underlying data used to calculate the values found in the NCLEX Program Reports?
A: No. The CSV files contain the exact same information found in the NCLEX Program Reports.
Q: How much do the CSV files cost?
A1: The Supplemental CSV files can only be purchased in conjuction with an NCLEX Program Reports Subscription.
See the Pricing Information page for total amounts.
For RN programs, the supplemental CSV files cost $37.50 (USD) per edition.
For PN programs, the supplemental CSV files cost $25.00 (USD) per edition.
A2: Historical CSV files* cost $500 for RN programs and $350 for PN programs.
Q: Can I order Supplemental CSV files without ordering an edition of the NCLEX Program Reports?
A: No. The NCLEX Program Reports contain explanatory information not found in the CSV files which is necessary to understand and interpret the reports.
Q: Can I order Supplemental CSV files for edition of the NCLEX Program Reports that I have already purchased?
Q: How do I order Supplemental CSV files?
A: To order, visit the Order Reports section of the NCLEX Program Reports website.
* Available to programs located in the U.S. and U.S. territories.