ASN Requirements - Check with the college for the most current requirments
Licensed Psychiatric tech in AR, & CO ONLY
Licensed, Certified or Registered Midwife
LPN/LVN
Military Service Corpsman
Paramedic
Physician's Assistant
Respiratory Therapist

BSN Requirements - Check with the college for the most current requirments
RN
Diploma RN


State Boards of Nursing

ALWAYS contact your BON to verify current licensure requirements
& endorsement policy before enrolling!!!!!!


Alabama Board of Nursing
Phone: (800) 656-5318 or (334)242-4360
Fax: (334) 242-4360
Website: www.abn.state.al.us/
Email: abn@abn.state.al.us

Alaska Section of Public Health Nursing
Phone: (907) 269-8161
Fax: (907) 269-8196
Website: www.commerce.state.ak.us/occ/pnur.htm
Email: license@alaska.gov or
Email Licensing Examiners:
A-K- faith.kellerman@alaska.gov
L-Z- abraham.weiss@alaska.gov

Arizona State Board of Nursing
Phone: (602) 889-5150
Fax: (602) 889-5155
Website: www.azbn.gov/Default.aspx
Email: arizona@azbn.gov

Arkansas State Board of Nursing
Phone: (501) 686-2700
Fax: (501) 686-2714
Website: www.arsbn.org
Contact Form: www.arsbn.org./contact_us.html

California Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians
Phone: (916) 263-7800
Fax: (916) 263-7855
Website: www.bvnpt.ca.gov/
Email: bvnpt@dca.ca.gov

California Board of Registered Nursing
Phone: (916) 332-3350
Fax: (916) 574-7697
TDD: (916) 322-1700
Website: www.rn.ca.gov/
Email: brn_licensing@dca.ca.gov

Colorado Board of Nursing
Phone: (303) 894-2430
Fax: (303) 894-2821
Website: www.dora.state.co.us/nursing/
Email: registrations@dora.state.co.us

Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing
RN Phone: (860) 509-8389
LPN Phone: (860) 509-8390
General Phone: (860) 509-7648
Fax: (860) 509-7553
Website: www.dph.state.ct.us/
Contact Form: http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3143&q=388910
Email: webmaster.dph@ct.gov

Delaware Board of Nursing
Phone: (302) 744-4515
Fax: (302) 739-2711
Website: http://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/nursing/index.shtml
Email: customerservice.dpr@state.de.us

District of Columbia Board of Nursing
Phone: (877) 244-1689
Fax: (202) 727-8241
Website: www.dchealth.dc.gov
Email: hpla.doh@dc.gov

Florida Board of Nursing
Phone: (850) 488-0595
Fax: (850) 487-9626
Website: www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/nursing/
Email: MQAMedicalQualityAssurance@doh.state.fl.us
Contact Form: http://esetappsdoh.doh.state.fl.us/contactussearch/DOHFeedback.aspx?Email=MedicalQualityAssurance@doh.state.fl.us

Georgia State Board of Licensed Practical Nurses
Phone: (478) 207-2440
LPN Fax: (478) 207-1354
RN Fax: (478) 207-1660
RN Website: http://sos.georgia.gov/plb/rn/default.htm
LPN Website: http://sos.georgia.gov/plb/lpn/

Hawaii Board of Nursing
Phone: (808) 586-2695
Toll free: (808) 586-3000
Website: http://hawaii.gov/dcca/areas/pvl/boards/nursing/
Email: nursing@dcca.hawaii.gov or pvl@dcca.hawaii.gov

Idaho Board of Nursing
Phone: (208) 334-3110
Fax: (208) 334-3262
Website: www2.state.id.us/ibn/index.htm
Email: lcoley@ibn.idaho.gov

Illinois Department of Professional Regulation
Springfield Office:
Phone: (217) 785-0800
Fax: (217) 782-7645
Chicago Office:
Phone (Chicago): (312) 814-4500
Phone (Springfield): (217) 785-0800
Website: www.idfpr.com/dpr/WHO/nurs.asp
Contact Form: http://www.idfpr.com/dpr/e_mail/prfgrp09.asp

Indiana State Board of Nursing
Phone: (317) 234-2043
Fax: (317) 233-4236
Website: www.in.gov/pla/2373.htm
Email: pla2@pla.IN.gov

Iowa Board of Nursing
Phone: (515) 281-3255
Fax: (515) 281-4825
Website: www.iowa.gov/nursing/
Email: ibon@iowa.gov

Kansas State Board of Nursing
Phone: (785) 296-4929
Fax: (785) 296-3929
Website: www.ksbn.org
Contact Form: www.ksbn.org/feedback.htm

Kentucky Board of Nursing
Phone: (502) 429-3300
Toll free: (800)-305-2042
Fax: (502) 429-3311
Website: www.kbn.ky.gov/
Contact Form (education): http://www.kbn.ky.gov/license/namechg_contact.htm

Louisiana State Board of Nursing
Phone: (225) 763-3570
Fax: (225) 763-350
Website: www.lsbn.state.la.us/
Email: lsbn@lsbn.state.la.us

Maine State Board of Nursing
Phone: (207) 287-1133
Fax: (207) 287-1149
Website: www.maine.gov/boardofnursing/
Email: grace.doyon@maine.gov

Maryland Board of Nursing
Phone: (410) 585-1900
Toll free: (888) 202-9861
Fax: (410) 358-3530
Website: www.mbon.org/main.php
Email: daversa@dhmh.state.md.us

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing
Phone: (617) 973-0800
Toll free: (800) 414-0168
Fax: (617) 973-0984
Contact Form

Michigan Department of Community Health
Phone: (517) 335-0918
Fax: (517) 373-2179
Website: www.michigan.gov/mdch/
Email: bhpinfo@michigan.gov
Contact Form

Minnesota Board of Nursing
Phone: (612) 617-2270
Fax: (612) 617-2190
Hearing/Speech Relay: (800) 627-3529
Website: www.state.mn.us/portal/mn/jsp/home.do?agency=NursingBoard
Email: Nursing.Board@State.MN.US

Mississippi Board of Nursing
Phone: (601) 987-4188 or (601) 944-4826
Fax: (601) 364-2352
Website: http://www.msbn.state.ms.us
Email: info@msbn.state.ms.us

Missouri State Board of Nursing
Phone: (573) 751-0681
Fax: (573) 751-0075
TTY: (800) 735-2966
Voice Relay: (800) 735-2466
Website: http://pr.mo.gov/nursing.asp
Email: nursing@pr.mo.gov

Montana State Board of Nursing
Phone: (406) 841-2300
Fax: (406) 841-2305
TTD: (406) 444-0532
Website: http://mt.gov/dli/nur/
Contact Form: http://mt.gov/dli/bsd/license/bsd_boards/nur_board/email_form.asp

Nebraska Health and Human Services System
Phone: (402) 471-4376
Fax: (402) 471-1066
Website: www.hhs.state.ne.us/crl/nursing/nursingindex.htm
Email: charlene.kelly@dhhs.ne.gov

Nevada State Board of Nursing
Phone: (702) 486-5800
Toll free: (888) 590-6726
Fax: (702) 486-5803
Website: www.nursingboard.state.nv.us
Email: nursingboard@nsbn.state.nv.us

New Hampshire Board of Nursing
Phone: (603) 271-2323
Fax: (603) 271-6605
Website: http://www.nh.gov/nursing/
Email: boardquestions@nursing.state.nh.us

New Jersey Board of Nursing
Phone: (973) 504-6430
Fax: (973) 648-3481
Website: www.nj.gov/lps/ca/medical/nursing.htm
Email: Amber.Johnson@lps.state.nj.us

New Mexico Board of Nursing
Phone: (505) 841-8340
Fax: (505) 841-8347
Website: http://www.bon.state.nm.us/
Email: cathy.baca@state.nm.us
Contact Form:www.bon.state.nm.us/contact_form.php

New York State Board of Nursing
Phone: (518) 474-3817
Fax: (518) 474-1449
Website: www.op.nysed.gov/nurse.htm
Email: op4info@mail.nysed.gov

North Carolina Board of Nursing
Phone: (919) 782-3211
Fax: (919) 781-9461
Website: www.ncbon.com/
Email: Email@ncbon.com

North Dakota Board of Nursing
Phone: (701) 328-9777
Fax: (701) 328-9785
Website: www.ndbon.org/
Contact form: http://www.ndbon.org/contact/default.asp

Ohio Board of Nursing
Phone: (614) 466-3947
Fax: (614) 466-0388
Website: www.nursing.ohio.gov/
Email: board@nursing.ohio.gov

Oklahoma Board of Nursing
Phone: (405) 962-1800
Fax: (405) 962-1821
Website: www.ok.gov/nursing/

Oregon State Board of Nursing
Phone: (971) 673-0685
Fax: (971) 673-0684
Website: www.oregon.gov/OSBN/
Email: oregon.bn.info@state.or.us

Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
Phone: (717) 783-7142
Fax: (717) 783-0822
Website: http://www.dos.state.pa.us/bpoa/cwp/view.asp?a=1104&q=432883
Email: ST-NURSE@state.pa.us

Rhode Island Board of Nurse
Phone: (401) 222-5700
Fax: (401) 222-3352
Website: www.health.ri.gov/hsr/professions/nurses.php
Email: Pamela.McCue@health.ri.gov@health.ri.gov

South Carolina State Board of Nursing
Phone: (803) 896-4550
Fax: (803) 896-4525
Website: www.llr.state.sc.us/pol/nursing/
Email: nurseboard@llr.sc.gov

South Dakota Board of Nursing
Phone: (605) 362-2760
Fax: (605) 362-2768
Website: http://doh.sd.gov/boards/nursing/
Email: Robert.Garrigan@state.sd.us

Tennessee State Board of Nursing
Phone: (615) 532-3202
Toll free: (800) -778-4123
Website: http://health.state.tn.us/Boards/Nursing/index.htm
Email: tn.health@state.tn.us

Texas Board of Nurse Examiners (RN)
Phone: (512) 305-7400
Fax: (512) 305-7401
Website: www.bne.state.tx.us/
Email: webmaster@bne.state.tx.us

Utah State Board of Nursing
Phone: (801) 530-6628
Toll free: (866) 275-3675
Fax: (801) 530-6511
Website: www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/nursing.html
Email: doplweb@utah.gov
Contact Form: www.dopl.utah.gov/contact.html

Vermont State Board of Nursing*
Phone: (802) 828-2396
Website: http://vtprofessionals.org/opr1/nurses/
Email (US): nmorin@sec.state.vt.us
Email (Foreign): foreign_nurse@sec.state.vt.us

Virginia Board of Nursing
Phone: (804) 367-4515
Fax: (804) 527-4455
Website: http://www.dhp.virginia.gov/nursing/default.htm
Email: nursebd@dhp.virginia.gov

Washington State Department of Health*
Phone: (360) 236-4700
Fax: (360) 236-4818
Website: https://fortress.wa.gov/doh/hpqa1/hps6/Nursing/default.htm
Email: hpqa.csc@doh.wa.gov

West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses
Phone: (304) 558-3572
Toll free: (877) 558-LPNS
Charleston area: 558-LPNS
Fax: (304) 558-4367
Website: www.lpnboard.state.wv.us/
Email: lpnboard@state.wv.us

West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses
Phone: (304) 558-3596
Toll free: (877) 743-NURS (6877)
Fax: (304) 558-3666
Website: www.wvrnboard.com/
Email: rnboard@state.wv.us

Wisconsin Department of Regulation and Licensing
Main Phone: (608) 266-2112
Bureau of Health Service Professions: (608) 266-0145
Bureau of Health Professions: (608) 266-2811
Toll Free: (877) 617-1565
Fax: (608) 267-0644
Website: http://drl.wi.gov/boards/nur/
Email: web@drl.state.wi.us

Wyoming State Board of Nursing
Phone: (307) 777-7601
Fax: (307) 777-3519
Website: http://nursing.state.wy.us/
Email: wynursing@state.wy.us