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Indiana is diverse, with significant urban areas and various smaller industrial cities. It is known nationally for its athletic teams and sporting events — for instance, the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, the NBA's Indiana Pacers, Indianapolis 500 racing, and a solid local basketball tradition known as Hoosier Hysteria.

No matter what nursing specialty you work in, you can trust AMN Healthcare to help you find the Indiana nursing job that's right for you. Don't wait—get a head start on the competition by speaking with a recruiter about your Indiana nursing license or renewal today.

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How to Apply for an Indiana Nursing License

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Need to get your Indiana nursing license? Below is a guide to getting your Indiana nursing license and information about Indiana nursing license renewal and verification. 

Below are some tips to help get you started. 

  • If you’re applying for an Indiana nurse license by examination, you must complete two types of applications; the NCLEX Candidate Bulletin and the Indiana licensure application.
  • In addition, you must successfully pass the NCLEX exam and graduate from an accredited nursing school approved by the Indiana Board of Nursing.
  • RNs who apply for an Indiana nursing license via endorsement are eligible for a temporary permit once all required applications and fees are complete.

How to Renew Your Indiana Nursing License

A Simple Online Process

Need to get your Indiana nursing license renewed? Check out some quick tips about the Indiana nursing license renewal process below.

  • Indiana nurse licenses expire on October 31st of even-numbered years. The renewal fee is $50; however, if you fail to renew by the given expiration date, you’ll be charged an additional $50.
  • Keep your current address on file with the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency, as your notification for renewal will be sent via email or address.

Indiana Nursing License Verification

The verification of RN licenses in Indiana is issued through the NURSYS verification process, provided by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. Go to the NURSYS website, and navigate the QuickConfirm License Verification or Nurse License Verification for Endorsement tab. 


Additional Information And Links

Professional Licensing Agency

402 West Washington Street

Room W072

Indianapolis, IN 46204


Is Indiana a Nursing Compact State?

Yes, Your Ticket to Success is Waiting

You scored on this one because Indiana is part of the Nursing Licensure Compact, which means that if you have a license in one of the participating states in the compact, you can easily move around the country as a travel nurse.

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