Skip to main content

Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber - Certification Information

Requirements for Licensure

  • Acquire a registered nurse license in Wisconsin. Please Note: Applicants may apply for the Advanced Practice Nurse   Prescriber (APNP) certification and the Registered Nurse (RN) license simultaneously.
  • Complete education requirements.
  • Become certified by a national certifying body approved by the board as a nurse practitioner, certified nurse-midwife, certified registered nurse anesthetist or clinical nurse specialist.
  • Credential granted or denied by the Board of Nursing.

Application Process