New York Board of Nursing

New York State Board of Nursing      

New York State Board of Nursing    
State Ed. Dept.
Cultural Education Center
Albany, NY 12230

Business: (518) 474-3843

Email Address:

License Period
Triennial (licensed as of 9/1/83)

Temporary Permit Period
10 days after exam scores posted, or up to 1 year

Exam Fee
$120 (includes first license & 3-year registration for RN & LPN)
$80 per specialty area (NP)

Re-Examination  Limit
no limit


Continuing Education Requirements
one-time requirement for registration; 2-hour course on child abuse; 4-hour course on infection control every 4 years

Endorsement Fee

Renewal Fee

Temporary Permit Fee