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 November 28, 2022, 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) 4-6 Weeks October 25, 2022
PT Licensure by Examination (School) 4-6 Weeks November 21, 2022
VN Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) 26 Weeks October 31, 2022
PT Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) 26 Weeks November 21, 2022
VN Licensure by Endorsement 3-4 Weeks October 26, 2022
VN Re-Examination 3-4 Weeks October 5, 2022
PT Re-Examination 3-4 Weeks November 8, 2022
VN/PT Initial License Application 3-4 Weeks November 23, 2022
NCLEX-PN Results 3-4 Weeks June 19, 2022

Licensees

Item Requested Target Timeframe Currently Processing Items Received
VN/PT License Renewals
*Online renewals are in real time.
6-8 Weeks October 14, 2022
Address Changes
*Online changes are in real time.
6-8 Weeks October 14, 2022
Name Change 2-4 Weeks October 14, 2022
Inactive to Active Status 2-4 Weeks October 14, 2022
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 June 19, 2022