job hunt for foreign graduated nurses in NJ

  1. i am a foreign graduated nurse not doing job almost 5years. but now i m going to do NCLEX in NJ.what is the scope for it will be very difficult to get a job.are there any foreign nurses what r your experiences.
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  3. by   perioddrama
    The job market is very tough right now for all nurses, especially new grads. In your job search, do not limit yourself. Search far and wide.

    Here is the NJ Nurse Licensure by Examination for Graduates of Foreign Nursing Programs (source)

    Just know that NJ may be enforcing similar concurrency rules as CA and a group of other states. Please see this thread discussing this issue:

    Good luck!
  4. by   samantariq
    thank you perioddrama links are help full i really appreciate for your reply