The Catholic University of America

State Licensure Disclosures for Distance Education

IMPORTANT STUDENT NOTICE

Distance education students in nursing and social work need to review the following

regarding state licensure requirements for these fields.

Nursing (current students)

We are very happy that you have decided to obtain a graduate degree here at The Catholic University of America.  Graduate nursing credentials will help you advance in the profession.  Once you have completed your studies, you may be taking a national certification exam and/or seeking advanced practice nursing state licensure.  Each state has unique requirements for those who wish to obtain advanced practice licensure. 

Please determine the licensure requirements in the state(s) where you plan to practice.  You can do this by looking at the following website, which contains an electronic list for each state’s board of nursing.  We urge you to review the state(s) of interest to determine whether you may require any additional course or continuing education requirements.

http://www.registerednursern.com/board-of-nursing-list-by-state-registered-nurse-rn-nurse-boards/

Nursing (prospective students)

We are very happy that you are considering obtaining a graduate degree here at The Catholic University of America.  Graduate nursing credentials will help you advance in the profession.  Once you have completed your studies, you may be taking a national certification exam and/or seeking advanced practice nursing state licensure. 

Each state has unique requirements for those who wish to obtain advanced practice licensure.  Please determine the licensure requirements in the state(s) where you plan to practice.  You can do this by looking at the following website, which contains an electronic list for each state’s board of nursing.  We urge you to review the state(s) of interest to determine whether you may require any additional course or continuing education requirements.

http://www.registerednursern.com/board-of-nursing-list-by-state-registered-nurse-rn-nurse-boards/

Social Work (current students)

We are very happy that you have decided to obtain a graduate degree here at The Catholic University of America.  Graduate social work credentials will help you advance in the profession.  Once you have completed your studies, you may be taking a national certification exam. 

Each state has unique requirements for those who wish to obtain licensure.  Please determine the licensure requirements in the state(s) where you plan to practice.  You can do this by looking at the following website, which contains an electronic list for each state’s board of social work.  We urge you to review the state(s) of interest to determine whether you may require any additional course or continuing education requirements.

http://aswbsocialworkregulations.org/licensingWebsitesReportBuilder.jsp

Social Work (prospective students)

We are very happy that you are considering obtaining a graduate degree here at The Catholic University of America.  Graduate social work credentials will help you advance in the profession.  Once you have completed your studies, you may be taking a national certification exam. 

Each state has unique requirements for those who wish to obtain licensure.  Please determine the licensure requirements in the state(s) where you plan to practice.  You can do this by looking at the following website, which contains an electronic list for each state’s board of social work.  We urge you to review the state(s) of interest to determine whether you may require any additional course or continuing education requirements. 

http://aswbsocialworkregulations.org/licensingWebsitesReportBuilder.jsp