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Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, or the pre-licensure portion of the Graduate Entry Master of Science in Nursing program, meets educational requiremets to apply for the NCLEX exam for Registered Nurses (RNs).

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC FNP-BC certification and/or AANP FNP certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC PMHNP-BC certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC AGACNP-BC and/or ACCNS ACNPC-AG certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Adult Gerontology Primary Care NP (AGPCNP) specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for AANP A-GNP and/or ANCC AGPCNP-BC certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC AGCNS-BC and/or ACCNS ACCNS-AG certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Nurse-Midwifery specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for AMCB CNM certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Primary Care Pediatric NP specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for ANCC PPCNP-BC and/or PNCB CPNP-PC certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Acute Care Pediatric NP specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for PNCB CPNP-AC certification.

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, in the Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner specialty track meets educational requirements to apply for NCC WHNP-BC certification.

Alabama

Completion of Ohio State’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Alabama.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APN license in Alabama. 

Alaska

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Alaska. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Alaska. 

Arizona

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Arizona

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Arizona. 

Arkansas

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Arkansas.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Arkansas. 

California

The California Board of Registered Nursing reviews transcripts at the time an individual applies for a license to determine whether a program meets curricular requirements. Therefore, Ohio State cannot determine whether completion of the CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements for RN licensure in California.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for national specialty certification in the chosen advanced practice specialty track. Holding national specialty certification meets requirements to apply for advanced practice certification in California. 

Colorado

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Colorado.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an advanced practice nurse license in Colorado. 

Connecticut

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Connecticut.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Connecticut. 

Completion of Ohio State's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty track of the MS in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Midwife license in Connecticut.

Delaware

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Delaware.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Delaware. 

District of Columbia

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in D.C. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in D.C. 

Florida

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Florida. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Florida. 

Georgia

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Georgia

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Georgia. 

Hawaii

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Hawaii.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Hawaii. 

Idaho

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Idaho.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for a APRN license in Idaho. 

Illinois

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Illinois.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Illinois. 

Indiana

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Indiana.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for a APRN license in Indiana. 

Iowa

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Iowa.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an ARNP license in Iowa.

Kansas

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Kansas.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Kansas. 

Kentucky

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Kentucky.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Kentucky. 

Louisiana

The Louisiana State Board of Nursing reviews a transcript at the time an individual applies for a license to determine whether a program meets requirements. Therefore, Ohio State cannot determine whether completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Louisiana.

The Louisiana State Board of Nursing reviews transcripts at the time an individual applies for an APRN license to determine whether the program meets Board requirements. Therefore, Ohio State cannot determined whether completion of MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN licensure in Louisiana.

Maine

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Maine.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Maine. 

Maryland

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Maryland.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Maryland. 

Massachusetts

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Massachusetts.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Massachusetts. 

Michigan

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Michigan. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for a nurse practitioner license in Michigan. 

Minnesota

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Minnesota. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Minnesota. 

Mississippi

Ohio State has not determined whether completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Mississippi.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Mississippi. 

Missouri

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Missouri.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Missouri. 

Montana

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Montana.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Montana. 

Nebraska

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Nebraska.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Nebraska. 

Nevada

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Nevada.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Nevada. 

New Hampshire

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in New Hampshire.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in New Hampshire. 

New Jersey

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in New Jersey.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for advanced practice nurse certification in New Jersey. 

Completion of Ohio State's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty track of the MS in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for a Midwife license in New Jersey.

New Mexico

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in New Mexico.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in New Mexico.

Completion of Ohio State's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty track of the MS in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for a Certified Nurse Midwife license in New Mexico.

New York

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets degree requirements to apply for an RN license in New york. However, individuals must meet also complete New York child abuse reporting and infection control coursework, or qualify for exemptions. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets degree requirements to apply for a nurse practitioner license in New York. However, an individual must also complete instruction specific to New York and federal laws to apply for a nurse practitioner license. 

Completion of Ohio State's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty track of the MS in Nursing program meets educational requirements to sit for national Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) certification and to apply for Midwife licensure in New York.

North Carolina

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in North Carolina.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in North Carolina. 

North Dakota

Completion of Ohio State’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in North Dakota.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in North Dakota. 

Ohio

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Ohio.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Ohio. 

Oklahoma

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Oklahoma. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Oklahoma. 

Oregon

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Oregon.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Oregon. 

Pacific Territories

Ohio State has not determined whether completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in the Pacific Territories.

Ohio State has not determined whether completion of the MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in the Pacific Territories.

Pennsylvania

Completion of Ohio State’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Pennsylvania.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for a CRNP license in Pennsylvania.

Completion of theACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty track of the MS in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for Nurse-Midwife licensure in Pennsylvania.

Puerto Rico

Ohio State has not determined whether completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Puerto Rico.

Ohio State has not determined whether completion of the MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Puerto Rico.

Rhode Island

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Rhode Island. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Rhode Island. 

Completion of Ohio State's ACME-accredited Nurse-Midwifery specialty track of the MS in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for a Midwife license in Rhode Island.

South Carolina

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in South Carolina.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in South Carolina. 

South Dakota

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in South Dakota.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an advanced practice nurse license in South Dakota. 

Tennessee

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Tennessee. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for APRN certification in Tennessee. 

Texas

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Texas.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Texas.

Utah

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Utah.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Utah. 

U.S. Virgin Islands

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

Vermont

Completion of the CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Vermont.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Vermont.

Virginia

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Virginia. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Virginia. 

Washington

Ohio State has not determined whether completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Washington.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an ARNP license in Washington. 

West Virginia

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited BSN program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in West Virginia.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in West Virginia.

Wisconsin

Completion of Ohio State’s CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Wisconsin. 

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APNP license in Wisconsin.

Wyoming

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program meets educational requirements to apply for an RN license in Wyoming.

Completion of Ohio State's CCNE-accredited MS in Nursing program, or the MS portion of the BSN-DNP program, meets educational requirements to apply for an APRN license in Wyoming.