Jurisprudence Examination: Study Resources

The following is a list of resources recommended by the College to help applicants prepare for their Jurisprudence Examination.

While the exam is considered “open book,” in that applicants are free to access these resources while writing the exam, they are strongly encouraged to familiarize themselves with the information in the following documents before starting the exam.

General Information
Practice Standards
Practice Guidelines
Guides to College Processes
Other CNO Resources
Government Legislation
Nurse Practitioner Resources

Note: Applicants writing the RN/RPN Jurisprudence Examination are encouraged to review NP Diagnostic and Prescriptive Authority and the Nurse Practitioner practice standard to understand an NP’s scope of practice.

Page last reviewed October 02, 2020