1. Complete the application for Licensure by Endorsement (online or mail it in)
2. Pay the associated fees
You now qualify for a temporary license and will need to complete the remaining tasks before the temporary license expires in order to receive a permanent license.
3. Fingerprints & Complete Background Check
4. Wait 10 days after you have filed the endorsement application and then schedule to take the Texas Nursing Jurisprudence Exam (NJE).
While you wait, prepare for the exam. It’s recommended that you:
5. Verification of licensure from all states and countries in which the nurse has held a license.
Renewal of your license occurs every 2 years
Complete 20 required contact hours related to the area of expertise