Nursing Professional Licensure Disclosure

State / District

Does the Program Meet the Educational Requirements? (Yes, No, Cannot Determine)

RN License Requirement for APRN License Application

State Board of Nursing Website

Alabama

Yes

RN in Alabama or compact state

https://www.abn.alabama.gov/

Alaska

Yes

RN in Alaska

https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/professionallicensing/boardofnursing.aspx

Arizona

No

RN in Arizona or compact state

https://www.azbn.gov/

Arkansas

Yes

RN in Arkansas

http://www.arsbn.org/

California

Yes

RN in California

http://www.rn.ca.gov/

Colorado

Yes

RN in Colorado or compact state

https://www.colorado.gov/dora/Nursing

Connecticut

Yes

RN in Connecticut

https://portal.ct.gov/DPH/Practitioner-Licensing--Investigations/APRN/APRN-Licensure-Requirements

Delaware

Yes

RN in Delaware

https://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/nursing/

District of Columbia

No

RN in DC

https://dchealth.dc.gov/node/323062

Florida

Yes

RN in Florida

https://floridasnursing.gov/

Georgia

Yes

RN in Georgia or multistate

https://sos.ga.gov/cgi-bin/plbforms.asp?board=38

Hawai’i

Yes

RN in Hawai’i

http://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/boards/nursing/

Idaho

Yes

RN in Idaho or compact state

https://ibn.idaho.gov/IBNPortal/

Illinois

Yes

RN in Illinois

https://www.idfpr.com/profs/nursing.asp

Indiana

Yes

RN in Indiana

https://www.in.gov/pla/

Iowa

Yes

RN in Iowa or compact state

https://nursing.iowa.gov/

Kansas

Yes

RN in Kansas or compact state

https://ksbn.kansas.gov/

Kentucky

Yes

RN in Kentucky or compact state

https://kbn.ky.gov/Pages/committees.aspx

Louisiana

No

RN in Louisiana or compact state

http://www.lsbn.state.la.us/

Maine

Yes

RN in Maine or compact state

https://www.maine.gov/boardofnursing/

Maryland

No

RN in Maryland or compact state

http://www.mbon.org/Pages/default.aspx

Massachusetts

Yes

RN in Massachusetts

https://www.mass.gov/orgs/board-of-registration-in-nursing

Michigan

Yes

RN in Michigan

https://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-89334_72600_72603_27529_27542-59003--,00.html

Minnesota

Yes

RN in Minnesota

https://mn.gov/boards/nursing/

Mississippi

Yes

RN in Mississippi or compact state

https://www.msbn.ms.gov/Pages/Home.aspx

Missouri

Yes

RN in Missouri or compact state

https://pr.mo.gov/nursing.asp

Montana

Yes

RN in Montana or compact state

https://boards.bsd.dli.mt.gov/nursing/

Nebraska

Yes

RN in Nebraska or compact state

https://dhhs.ne.gov/licensure/pages/nurse-licensing.aspx

Nevada

Yes

RN in Nevada

https://nevadanursingboard.org/

New Hampshire

No

RN in New Hampshire or compact state

https://www.oplc.nh.gov/nursing/index.htm

New Jersey

Yes

RN in New Jersey

https://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/nur/Pages/default.aspx

New Mexico

Yes

RN in New Mexico or compact state

https://nmbon.sks.com/

New York

No

RN in New York

http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/nurse/

North Carolina

Yes

RN in North Carolina or compact state

https://www.ncbon.com/

North Dakota

No

RN in North Dakota or compact state

https://www.ndbon.org/

Ohio

Yes

RN in Ohio

https://nursing.ohio.gov/

Oklahoma

Yes

RN in Oklahoma or compact state

http://nursing.ok.gov/

Oregon

No

RN in Oregon

https://www.oregon.gov/osbn/Pages/index.aspx

Pennsylvania

Yes

RN in Pennsylvania

https://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/Nursing/Pages/default.aspx

Rhode Island

Yes

RN in Rhode Island

https://health.ri.gov/licenses/

South Carolina

Yes

RN in South Carolina or compact state

https://llr.sc.gov/nurse/

South Dakota

Yes

RN in South Dakota or compact state

https://doh.sd.gov/boards/nursing/

Tennessee

No

RN in Tennessee or compact state

https://www.tn.gov/health/health-program-areas/health-professional-boards/nursing-board/nursing-board/about.html

Texas

Yes

RN in Texas or compact state

https://www.bon.texas.gov/

Utah

Yes

RN in Utah or compact state

https://dopl.utah.gov/nurse/

Vermont

Yes

RN in Vermont

https://www.ncsbn.org/Vermont.htm

Virginia

Yes

RN in Virginia or compact state

http://www.dhp.virginia.gov/Boards/Nursing/

Washington

No

RN in Washington

https://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/NursingCommission

West Virginia

Yes

RN in West Virginia or compact state

https://wvrnboard.wv.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Wisconsin

Yes

RN in Wisconsin or compact state

https://dsps.wi.gov/pages/BoardsCouncils/Nursing/Default.aspx

Wyoming

Yes

RN in Wyoming or compact state

https://wsbn.wyo.gov/