Processing Times

Applications are processed in date order received. The processing times below are provided as a general guideline. Although the Board makes every effort to stay within these timeframes, applications are individually evaluated and processing times can vary based on individual circumstances.

For the week of August 19, 2019, we are processing applications received during the dates noted below. Contacting the Board for application status while within these timeframes may cause processing delays. We thank you for your patience and cooperation.

Applicants

Item Requested Target Timeframe Currently Processing
Items Received
VN Licensure by Examination (School) – Online 4-6 Weeks August 8, 2019
VN Licensure by Examination (School) – Mailed 4-6 Weeks July 31, 2019
PT Licensure by Examination (School) 4-6 Weeks August 5, 2019
VN Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) – Online 26 Weeks June 2, 2019
VN Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) – Mailed 26 Weeks March 1, 2019
PT Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) 26 Weeks August 14, 2019
VN Licensure by Endorsement 3-4 Weeks August 6, 2019
VN Re-Examination 3-4 Weeks August 16, 2019
PT Re-Examination 3-4 Weeks August 15, 2019
VN Initial License Application 3-4 Weeks August 10, 2019
PT Initial License Application 3-4 Weeks August 6, 2019
NCLEX-PN Results 3-4 Weeks August 9, 2019
PTE Results 3-4 Weeks August 15, 2019

Licensees

Item Requested Target Timeframe Currently Processing Items Received
VN/PT License Renewals
*Online renewals are in real time.
6-8 Weeks August 8, 2019
Address Changes
*Online changes are in real time.
6-8 Weeks August 5, 2019
Name Change 2-4 Weeks August 10, 2019
Inactive to Active Status 2-4 Weeks August 8, 2019
Verification of Licensure (Endorsement to Another State or Country)
NOTE: Additional processing time is required to verify licenses that have been expired 7 years or longer.
4-8 Weeks August 5, 2019