Fee Schedule

Application Fees

NOTE: Effective October 25, 2018 and January 1, 2019, some of our fees have changed. New fees are denoted in red.

Description Fee Amount
Registered Nurse Examination Application - California Graduate $300
Registered Nurse Examination Application - Graduate from Another State, District or U.S. Territory $350
Registered Nurse Examination Application - International Graduate $750
Reapply/Repeat Examination Application $250
Interim Permit $100
Registered Nurse Endorsement Application - RN from Another State, District or U.S. Territory NOTE: These are not the fees for verification of California RN licensure; see Miscellaneous Fees. $350
Registered Nurse Endorsement Application - International RN $750
Temporary RN License $100
Manual Fingerprint Card Processing (DOJ and FBI) $49
Clinical Nurse Specialist Application $500
Temporary Clinical Nurse Specialist Application $30
Nurse Anesthetist Application $500
Temporary Nurse Anesthetist Application $150
Nurse-Midwife Application $500
Temporary Nurse-Midwife Application $150
Nurse-Midwife Furnishing Number Application $400
Nurse Practitioner Application $500
Temporary Nurse Practitioner Application $150
Nurse Practitioner Furnishing Number Application $400
Public Health Nurse Application NOTE: On March 29, 2018, the Board of Registered Nursing voted to enforce the minimum statutory fee for "Public Health Nurse" title. See What's New for more information. $300
Temporary Public Health Nurse Application $150
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Application $350
Continuing Education Provider Application $750

Renewal Fees

NOTE: Effective October 25, 2018, some of our fees have changed. New fees are denoted in red.

Description Fee Amount
Timely Delinquent
Registered Nurse Renewal $190 $280
Registered Nurse 8-Year Renewal N/A $350
Nurse Anesthetist Renewal $150 $225
Nurse-Midwife Renewal $150 $225
Nurse-Midwife Furnishing Number Renewal $162 $237
Clinical Nurse Specialist Renewal $150 $225
Nurse Practitioner Renewal $150 $225
Nurse Practitioner Furnishing Number Renewal $162 $237
Public Health Nurse Renewal $125 $187.50
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Renewal No Fee
Continuing Education Provider Number Renewal $750 $1,125

Miscellaneous Fees

Description Fee Amount
Certified Copy of School Transcript $50
Confirmation of License Renewal/Employer Verification Letter $20
Copy of NCLEX-RN Results $60
Dishonored Check Penalty $30
Duplicate Certificate $60
ICHP Visa Screen $100
Verification of CA RN Licensure $100
Application Fee for an institution of Higher Education or a Private Postsecondary School of Nursing Approval $40,000
Fee for Continuing Approval of a Nursing Program Established after January 1, 2013 $15,000
Fee for Authorizing of a Substantive Change to an Approval of a School of Nursing $2,500