Massachusetts License

How to Apply For a Massachusetts License


Licensure by Reciprocity – New License

  • Complete the RN Licensure by Reciprocity application online and send proof of receipt immediately to so that we may track your licensing status.

Online Application - Select Application by RN Reciprocity/Endorsement

Application fee - $275.

  • Request transcripts ASAP to be received directly from nursing school.

Electronic Transcripts: PCS will accept final official electronic transcripts received directly from the primary source (such as the School, Parchment, or the National Student Clearinghouse) via secure server to


  • Request verification of ALL licenses held, current or expired (including LPN licenses).

Complete a verification form for each state of licensure that does not participate in the Nursys online verification system.  Send directly to the appropriate board of nursing. 


How to Renew a Massachusetts License

Details on renewing an expired, but auto-renewed, Massachusetts License 

*** This website to renew is down for maintenance until June 2nd