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 13, 2018, 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 Timeframe Currently Processing
Items Received
VN Licensure by Examination (School) Online 4-6 Weeks August 2, 2018
Mailed 4-6 Weeks August 2, 2018
PT Licensure by Examination (School) Online 4-6 Weeks August 2, 2018
Mailed 4-6 Weeks August 2, 2018
VN Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) 26 Weeks November 1, 2017
PT Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) 26 Weeks July 23, 2018
Licensure by Endorsement 3-4 Weeks July 26, 2018
VN Re-Examination 4-6 Weeks July 26, 2018
PT Re-Examination 4-6 Weeks July 30, 2018
VN Initial License Application 3-4 Weeks July 23, 2018
PT Initial License Application 3-4 Weeks August 2, 2018
NCLEX-PN Results 3-4 Weeks July 30, 2018
PTE Results 3-4 Weeks August 8, 2018

Licensees

Item Requested Timeframe Currently Processing Items Received
License Renewal Online 1 Hour
VN Mailed 6-8 Weeks July 20, 2018
PT Mailed 6-8 Weeks July 12, 2018
Address Changes Online Instant
Mail 6-8 Weeks July 24, 2018
Name Change 2-4 Weeks July 18, 2018
Inactive to Active Status 2-4 Weeks August 1, 2018
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 July 23, 2018