Obtaining Your Mississippi Nursing License

MISSISSIPPI BOARD OF NURSING

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713 Pear Orchard Road, Suite 300
Ridgeland MS  39157
Phone:  601-957-6300 Fax:   601-957-6301

www.msbn.ms.gov

COMPACT STATE

LICENSE BY ENDORSEMENT

Processing Fees 

 

Temp License Processing

Application

$100.00

Within 10 business days upon receipt of all required docs – valid for 90 days (must not have any prior convictions OR disciplinary actions)

Temp License

$50.00

 

Documents Needed

Temp

Perm

Completed application - Notarized

Yes

Yes

2X2 Photo – Signed and dated

Yes

Yes

Copy of current active license

Yes

Yes

Verification of original state licensure

No

Yes

Transcripts – Sent directly from nursing school to MS BON

No

Yes

Online Application:
https://gateway.licensure.msbn.ms.gov/

*Temporary permits are issued while other required docs are in process of receiving a permanent license.  Additional necessary steps to receive a permanent license MUST also be initiated.

LICENSE RENEWAL

Processing Fees

 

Renewal License Processing

Timely renewal 

$100.00

May renew online up to 2 years of expiration

Reinstatement

$100

 

Additional Info

Verify a permanent MS license
https://www.ms.gov/msbn/InquiryInformation.do

NOTE: Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address