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 January 10, 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 December 27, 2021
PT Licensure by Examination (School) 4-6 Weeks January 3, 2022
VN Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) 26 Weeks December 15, 2021
PT Licensure by Examination (Equivalency) 26 Weeks December 17, 2021
VN Licensure by Endorsement 3-4 Weeks January 2, 2022
VN Re-Examination 3-4 Weeks January 7, 2022
PT Re-Examination 3-4 Weeks January 5, 2022
VN/PT Initial License Application 3-4 Weeks January 7, 2022
NCLEX-PN Results 3-4 Weeks December 23, 2021

Licensees

Item Requested Target Timeframe Currently Processing Items Received
VN/PT License Renewals
*Online renewals are in real time.
6-8 Weeks December 17, 2021
Address Changes
*Online changes are in real time.
6-8 Weeks December 17, 2021
Name Change 2-4 Weeks December 3, 2021
Inactive to Active Status 2-4 Weeks December 17, 2021
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 December 7, 2021