New Mexico Board of Nursing

New Mexico Board of Nursing   

Board of Nursing
4206 Louisiana NE
Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87109

Business: (505) 841-8340

License Period

Temporary Permit Period
24 weeks after graduation if complete application process completed within 12 weeks before graduation; 6 months if by endorsement

Re-Examination Limit
no limit


Continuing Education Requirements
all licensed nurses 30 contact hours every 2 years; NPs, CNSs 50 contact hours, which includes 15 hours minimum in pharmacology every 2 years

Exam Fee
$90 (RN & LPN)

Endorsement Fee
$90 (RN & LPN)

Renewal Fee
$60 (RN & LPN)

Temporary Permit Fee
included in application fee; must have NM employment verified