Authorization To Test (ATT)

  • The Authorization to Test (ATT) is a document sent to you by Pearson VUE. 
    • When you receive your ATT, contact Pearson Vue to schedule a test date.
      • You must schedule your exam before the ATT expires.
      • The ATT is valid for 90 days.

Requirements for an ATT

Before an ATT will be issued by Pearson VUE, KBN must make you eligible to test.

Requirements for eligibility:


Avoid Delays in Receiving the ATT

Register with Pearson VUE before or at the same time you send your application to KBN.

  • When registering be sure the spelling of your name and address are correct and match your valid ID. 
    • Provide the following information to Pearson VUE:
      • Social Security Number
      • Month and Year of Graduation
      • Name of Program of Nursing
      • Date of Birth
      • Valid Email Address

Reporting To Test Center

You must take the ATT, and a valid picture identification to be permitted to test.

Acceptable valid identification includes:

  • Current Driver's license with photo and signature.
  • State/province identification (ID) card with photo and signature.
  • Passport with photo and signature.
  • United States military identification with photo and signature.
  • National identity card with photo and signature (in English language letters).

Note:  A valid ID is one that has not expired.