The mission of the North Carolina Board of Nursing is to protect the public by regulating the practice of nursing.
NEW - Pre-Registration Nurse GatewayClick HERE for additional information and instructions.
Live Scan fingerprinting for In-State Exam applicants only.
Refresher Course Requirement and Prescribing Rule
Election information for the 2013 Election of Board Members.
Nursing Licensure Resources for New Graduates.
This Podcast introduces you to the basic principles of Just Culture. View PODCAST
Effective December 1, 2011, Nurse Aide II Applications for Initial Listing and Renewal must be submitted online.
Frequently Asked Questions regarding Medi-Spas and Cosmetic Procedures.
New NP Position Statement approved by Joint Subcommittee.
The APRN Advisory Committee presented the final report to the Board at the September 2011 Board meeting.
ALL Continuing Competence requirements must be met before renewal or reinstatement licenses will be issued. View the PODCAST
Online Applications & Services
Employer Notification System
Resources for Nurses and Employers of Nurses with Substance Use Disorders/Chemical Dependency