Tennessee Nursing License
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN)Y
Registered Nurse (RN)N
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)N
NOTE: Nursing requirements change rapidly. Make sure to confirm licensing requirements with the Tennessee State Board of Nursing before applying for licensure. Last updated: 2/21/2011
Tennessee Nursing Salary Average
*The Salary of an advanced practice nurse in Tennessee can vary widely based upon specialization. Learn more about Tennessee nursing salary.
Tennessee Nursing Scholarships
Below, find opportunities for nursing scholarships in Tennessee. Click on the nursing scholarship’s name to learn more. For additional nursing financial aid options take a look at our nursing scholarships and grants page.
Nurse Practioner Loan Forgiveness$12,000/year
Must agree to practice medicine in a health resource shortage area one (1) year for each year of funding in this program after becoming a Tennessee nurse practitioner with a TN certification of fitness
Learn about more financial aid options for nurses on our nursing scholarships and grants page.
There are many paths to become a nurse in Tennessee. The path you take will mostly depend upon the type of nurse you’d like to become and your current or prospective level of education. The higher your level of education, the more opportunities you’ll have to choose where and how you pursue your career in nursing.
In addition to nursing salaries in Tennessee , you’ll find information on acquiring and maintaining several types of Tennessee nursing licensure. We’re constantly making updates, but with the speed of change in the healthcare sphere it’s difficult to stay current. If you have any comments or suggestions for our information on nursing in Tennessee, please let us know!
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