How to Obtain Your Massachusetts Nursing License
License by Endorsement
Active within 24 hours
Temporary License Processing
Proof/Verification of ALL Licenses Held (current or expired)
2×2 Photo – Signed
Transcripts – Received directly from nursing school
If you answer “YES” to any of the questions in regards to disciplinary action/prior convictions please refer to the Good Moral Character (GMC) fact sheet for further instructions.
Check for proper mailing address when sending in applications as it may differ from the physical address provided.
Contact Information & Mailing Address
Massachusetts State Board of Nursing
239 Causeway Street, Suite 500, 5th floor
Boston, MA 02114