National Program Licensure and Certification Disclosures and State Academic Restrictions

National

National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN®)

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program, recognized by the Tennessee Board of Nursing, meets educational requirements to apply for the NCLEX-RN®. 

APRN Certification

  • AMCB - American Midwifery Certification Board 
  • ANCC - American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • AANP - American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • NCC - National Certification Corporation
  • PNCB - Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) specialty meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC and/or AANP FNP certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP - lifespan) specialty meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC PMHNP certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program, Post-Master's Certificate program, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program in the Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP specialty meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC and/or ACCNS AGACNP certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Adult Gerontology Primary Care NP (AGPCNP) specialty meets educational requirements to apply for AANP A-GNP and/or ANCC AGPCNP certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program, the Post-Master's Certificate program, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program in the dual Family and Emergency Nurse Practitioner specialties meet educational requirements to apply for ANCC FNP, AANP FNP and/or ENP certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner specialty meets educational requirements to apply for NCC NNP certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Nurse-Midwifery specialty meets educational requirements to apply for AMCB certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Primary Care Pediatric NP specialty meets educational requirements to apply for PNCB CPNP-PC certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Acute Care Pediatric NP specialty meets educational requirements to apply for PNCB CPNP-AC certification.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing or Post-Master's Certificate program in the Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner specialty meets educational requirements to apply for NCC WHNP-BC certification.

Alabama

Alabama Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Alabama.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Alabama. 

Alaska

Alaska Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Alaska. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Alaska. 

Arizona

Arizona State Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Arizona

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Arizona. 

Arkansas

Arkansas State Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Arkansas.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Arkansas. 

California

California Board of Registered Nursing

The California Board of Registered Nursing reviews transcripts at the time an individual applies for a license to determine whether a program meets curricular requirements. Therefore, VUSN cannot determine whether completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in California.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in California. 

Colorado

Colorado Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Colorado.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Colorado. 

Connecticut

Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Connecticut.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Connecticut. 

Completion of VUSN's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty in the CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Midwife license in Connecticut.

Delaware

Delaware Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Delaware.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Delaware. 

District of Columbia

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in D.C. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in D.C. 

Florida

Florida Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Florida. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Florida. 

Georgia

Georgia Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Georgia

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Georgia. 

Hawaii

Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (Nursing)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Hawaii.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Hawaii. 

Idaho

State of Idaho Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Idaho.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Idaho. 

Illinois

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Illinois.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Illinois. 

Indiana

Indiana State Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Indiana.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Indiana. 

Iowa

Iowa Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Iowa.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Iowa.

Kansas

Kansas State Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Kansas.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Kansas. 

Kentucky

Kentucky Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Kentucky.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Kentucky. 

Louisiana

Louisiana State Board of Nursing

The Louisiana State Board of Nursing reviews a transcript at the time an individual applies for a license to determine whether a program meets requirements. Therefore, VUSN cannot determine whether completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Louisiana.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Louisiana.

Maine

Maine Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Maine.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Maine. 

Maryland

Maryland Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Maryland.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Maryland. 

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Department of Health and Human Services (Nursing)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Massachusetts.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Massachusetts. 

Michigan

Michigan Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Michigan. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Michigan. 

Minnesota

Minnesota Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Minnesota. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Minnesota. 

Mississippi

Mississippi Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Mississippi.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Mississippi. 

Missouri

Missouri Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Missouri.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Missouri. 

Montana

Montana Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Montana.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Montana. 

Nebraska

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (Nursing)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Nebraska.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Nebraska. 

Nevada

Nevada State Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Nevada.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Nevada.

Due to Nevada Board of Nursing regulations, students entering the M.S.N. program without an R.N. license may not complete the specialty year clinical practica in Nevada. Students entering with an R.N. license may complete clinical practica in Nevada. 

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in New Hampshire.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in New Hampshire. 

New Jersey

New Jersey Board of Nursing
New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners (Certified Nurse Midwife)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in New Jersey.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in New Jersey.

Completion of VUSN's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty in the CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Midwife license in New Jersey.

New Mexico

New Mexico Board of Nursing
New Mexico Department of Health (Certified Nurse Midwife)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in New Mexico.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in New Mexico.

Completion of VUSN's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty in the CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Midwife license in New Mexico.

New York

New York Office of the Professions (Nursing)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in New York.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in New York. 

Due to requirements of the New York Office of College and University Evaluation and the New York Office of the Professions, VUSN will accept students residing in New York to our M.S.N. or post-master’s certificate specialties that lead to advanced practice licensure (i.e. AGACNP, AGPCNP, FNP, FNP/ANP, NNP, NM, NM/FNP, PNP, PMHNP, WHNP, WHNP/AGPCNP), but students may not complete clinical preceptorship in New York. Student may reside in New York, but must complete clinical preceptorships in another state. VUSN will admit New York registered nurse students to the D.N.P., the Ph.D. program, the M.S.N. nursing informatics specialty, and the M.S.N. nursing & health care leadership specialty as these programs do not lead to additional advanced practice licensure.

Completion of VUSN's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty in the CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Midwife license in New York.

North Carolina

North Carolina Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in North Carolina.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in North Carolina. 

North Dakota

North Dakota Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in North Dakota.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in North Dakota. 

Ohio

Ohio Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Ohio.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Ohio. 

Oklahoma

Oklahoma Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Oklahoma. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Oklahoma. 

Oregon

Oregon State Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program for students enrolled prior to July 2021 meets educational requirements by equivalency to apply for an RN License in Oregon.

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program for students enrolled after July 2021 DOES NOT meets educational requirements of a BSN degree to apply for an RN License in Oregon.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Oregon. 

Pacific Territories

Pacific Territories Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in the Pacific Territories.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in the Pacific Territories.

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine (Certified Nurse Midwife)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Pennsylvania.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Pennsylvania.

Completion of VUSN's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty in the CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Midwife license in Pennsylvania.

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Board of Nursing Examiners

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Puerto Rico.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Puerto Rico.

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Board of Nurse Registration and Nursing Education
Rhode Island Department of Health (Certified Nurse Midwife)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Rhode Island. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Rhode Island. 

Completion of VUSN's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty in the CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Midwife license in Rhode Island.

South Carolina

South Carolina Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in South Carolina.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in South Carolina. 

South Dakota

South Dakota Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in South Dakota.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in South Dakota. 

Tennessee

Tennessee Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Tennessee. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Tennessee. 

Texas

Texas Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Texas.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Texas.

Utah

Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (Nursing)

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Utah.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Utah. 

U.S. Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands Board of Nurse Licensure

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

Vermont

Vermont Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Vermont.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Vermont.

Virginia

Virginia Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Virginia. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Virginia. 

Washington

Washington Nursing Commission

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Washington.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Washington. 

West Virginia

West Virginia RN Board

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in West Virginia.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in West Virginia.

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Wisconsin. 

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Wisconsin.

Wyoming

Wyoming State Board of Nursing

Completion of VUSN's pre-licensure component of the Master of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN License in Wyoming.

Completion of VUSN’s CCNE-accredited Master of Science in Nursing, the Post-Master's Certificate, or the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP) program meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Wyoming.