Louisiana Nursing Continuing Education and CEU Credits

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Here's what you need to renew your Louisiana Nursing license.

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Nursing licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Louisiana Nursing: APN

Total Hours Required: 0
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2021

Online Info

Minimum of 300 practice hours annually AND a minimum 2 college credit hours or a minimum of 30 CE contact hours every two years.


Additional requirement for APNs with prescriptive authority: 
Advanced Pharmacology - 6 contact hours every annual renewal period.

Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Louisiana State Board of Nursing
Phone: 2257557520
Fax:
Address: 17373 Perkins Road Baton Rouge, 70810

Louisiana Nursing: RN

Total Hours Required: 0
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2021

Online Info

900 practice hours  -or- 30 contact hours of continuing education completed during the 2-year licensure period.

Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Louisiana State Board of Nursing
Phone: 2257557520
Fax:
Address: 17373 Perkins Road Baton Rouge, 70810

Louisiana Nursing: LVN-LPN

Total Hours Required: 0
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1

Online Info

Continuing education contact hours are not required for nursing licensure renewal.

Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Louisiana State Board of Nursing
Phone: 2257557520
Fax:
Address: 17373 Perkins Road Baton Rouge, 70810

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.