California Board of Nursing

California Board of Registered Nursing     

Board of Registered Nursing
400 R Street, Suite 4030
Sacramento, CA 95814

Business: (916) 322-3350

License Period
last day of month following birth month

Temporary Permit Period
pending results of first exam
6 months if by endorsement

Exam Fee
$75 application
$32 fingerprint
$88 ETS exam
($97.25 by mail)

Continuing Education Requirements
all RNs 30 contact hours every 2 years

Renewal Fee

Temporary Permit Fee
$30 interim permit
$30 temporary license

Re-Examination Limit
no limit

Endorsement Fee

$50 endorsement
$60 endorsement to other sates
$56 fingerprint