Board of Nurse Examiners
Box 430
Austin, TX 78767-0430

Business: (512) 305-7400

License Period
Biennial birthdate; odd/even year

Temporary Permit Period
60 days to allow nurse to satisfy requirement

Exam Fee
$65 board
$120 NCLEX
$50 (APN)

Continuing Education Requirements
20 contact hours for 2 years

Renewal Fee
$42
$92 (RN & APN)

Temporary Permit Fee
$15

Re-Examination Limit
3 attempts within 4 years

Endorsement Fee

$100 (RN)
$150 (RN & APN)