How to Obtain Your Mississippi Nursing License | Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) State
License by Endorsement
May renew online up to 2 years of expiration
Temporary License Processing
The Mississippi State Board of Nursing no longer issues temporary licenses.
The time frame for a permanent license depends on completion of all documents and background check results.
Completed Online Application
Proof/Verification of Original State license
Proof/Copy of Current License
Transcript – Sent directly from nursing school
Criminal Background Check
Check for proper mailing address when sending in applications as it may differ from the physical address provided.
Contact Information & Mailing Address
Mississippi State Board of Nursing
713 Pear Orchard Road
Ridgeland, MS 39157