Nursing and Health Science Programs Licensure or Certification

All applicable ECPI University nursing and health science programs prepare students to obtain professional licensure or certification in the states of Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (undergraduate nursing), Texas, and Virginia. For the Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program, please see the table at the website link provided below. For other programs and states, please contact the applicable licensure board or certification organization (listed at the link below) to request information and additional guidance before beginning or continuing a program that leads to licensure or certification. Unless otherwise noted, ECPI University cannot determine at this time if our programs meet the licensing or certification requirements in all states. Requirements often vary by state and are subject to change. It is the responsibility of the student to understand eligibility for licensure or certification in the appropriate state.

For more information on state-by-state requirements for professional licensure or certification, please consult the resource page on the University’s website at this link: https://www.ecpi.edu/professional-nursing-licensure-or-certification.

Nursing Programs

The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has searchable databases on its website (NCSBN Distance Education) for state professional licensure and distance education requirements:

The National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA) has published nursing board contact information for states and certain U.S. territories: https://publish.smartsheet.com/f09beb91e1ef4e31980126505e1a4b81.

NATIONAL CERTIFICATIONS & STATE LICENSURE INFORMATION

ProgramCertifications / ExaminationsState Licensure Information

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Certifications
American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
Examinations in: Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation (SPI), Abdomen (AB), Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)

American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)

AAS Medical Radiography Bachelor of Science (BS) Radiologic Science

Certifications
Registered Technologist in Radiography of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)

State Licensing Requirements
The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists

AAS Emergency Medical Services

Certification
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians

State EMS Licensure Requirements
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians -- State EMS Agencies

Massage Therapy Diploma

Licensing Examination
Massage & Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx)

State EMS Licensure Requirements
Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards

AAS Health Science - Medical Assisting Medical Assisting Diploma

Certifications
Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)
Certified Phlebotomy Technician
EKG Technician

AAS Physical Therapist Assistant

Examination
The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT)

State Licensing Requirements
FSBPT - Licensing Authorities Contact Information

AAS Surgical Technology

Certification
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

AAS Dental Assisting

Certification
Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) and Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

AAS Health Science – Health Information Management

Certification
Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)

BS Health Science – Healthcare Administration (Long-Term Care Track)

License
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (NHA)

State Licensure Requirements
National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards

State / TerritoryLicensing AgencyProfessional Board of Licensure

Alabama

Alabama Commission on Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Alabama under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Alabama Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Alabama:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Alaska

Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Alaska under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Alaska Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Alaska:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Arizona

Arizona State Board for Postsecondary Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Arizona under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Arizona State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Arizona:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Arkansas

Arkansas Department of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Arkansas under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Arkansas State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Arkansas:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

California

California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
California does not participate in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA). ECPI University is registered in California as an out of state institution with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education.

California Board of Registered Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in California:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Colorado

Colorado Department of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Colorado under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Colorado Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Colorado:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Connecticut

Connecticut Office of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Connecticut under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Connecticut:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Delaware

Delaware Department of Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Delaware under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Delaware Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Delaware:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

District of Columbia

District of Columbia Higher Education Licensure Commission

ECPI University is authorized to operate in the District of Columbia under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in the District of Columbia:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Florida

Florida Commission for Independent Education
ECPI University is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education.

Professional Board of Nursing Licensure - Florida Board of Nursing
Nursing Home Administrator License - Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Florida:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Georgia

Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Georgia under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Georgia Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Georgia:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Hawaii

Hawaii Post-secondary Education Authorization Program
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Hawaii under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Hawaii Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Hawaii:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Idaho

Idaho State Board of Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Idaho under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Idaho Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program cannot determine at this time if it meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Idaho:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Illinois

Illinois Board of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Illinois under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Illinois Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Illinois:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Indiana

Indiana Commissions for Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Indiana under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Indiana State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Indiana:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Iowa

Iowa College Student Aid Commission
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Iowa under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Iowa Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Iowa:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Kansas

Kansas Board of Regents
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Kansas under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Kansas Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Kansas:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Kentucky

Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Kentucky under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Kentucky Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Kentucky:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Louisiana

Louisiana Board of Regents
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Louisiana under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Louisiana State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Louisiana:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Maine

Maine Department of Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Maine under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Maine State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Maine:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Maryland

Maryland Higher Education Commission
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Maryland under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Maryland Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Maryland:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Massachusetts under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Massachusetts:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Michigan

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Michigan under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Michigan Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Michigan:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Minnesota

Minnesota Office of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Minnesota under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Minnesota Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Minnesota:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Mississippi

Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Mississippi under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Mississippi Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Mississippi:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Missouri

Missouri Department of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Missouri under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Missouri Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Missouri:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Montana

Montana University System
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Montana under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Montana Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Montana:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Nebraska

Nebraska’s Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Nebraska under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Nebraska:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Nevada

Nevada System of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Nevada under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Nevada State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Nevada:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Department of Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in New Hampshire under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

New Hampshire Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program cannot determine at this time if it meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in New Hampshire:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

New Jersey

New Jersey Office of the Secretary of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in New Jersey under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

New Jersey Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in New Jersey:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

New Mexico

New Mexico Higher Education Department
ECPI University is authorized to operate in New Mexico under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

New Mexico Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in New Mexico:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

New York

New York State Education Department
ECPI University is authorized to operate in New York under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

New York Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in New York:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

North Carolina

University of North Carolina System Office
ECPI University is licensed by the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina to award degrees.
North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges
ECPI University is licensed by the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges to award diplomas.

Professional Board of Nursing Licensure - North Carolina Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in North Carolina:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

North Dakota

North Dakota University System
ECPI University is authorized to operate in North Dakota under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

North Dakota Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in North Dakota:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Ohio

Ohio Department of Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Ohio under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Ohio Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Ohio:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Oklahoma

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Oklahoma under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Oklahoma Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Oklahoma:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Oregon

Oregon Higher Education Coordinating Commission
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Oregon under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Oregon State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Oregon:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Department of Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Pennsylvania under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Pennsylvania:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Puerto Rico

Office of Registration and Licensing of Education Institutions
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Puerto Rico under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Puerto Rico Department of Health

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program cannot determine at this time if it meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Puerto Rico:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Rhode Island under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Rhode Island Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program cannot determine at this time if it meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Rhode Island:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

South Carolina

South Carolina Commission on Higher Educations
ECPI University is licensed by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education.

Professional Board of Nursing Licensure - South Carolina Board of Nursing
South Carolina Board of Long Term Health Care Administrators - Nursing Home Administrator License

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in South Carolina:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

South Dakota

South Dakota Office of the Secretary of State
ECPI University is authorized to operate in South Dakota under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

South Dakota Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in South Dakota:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Tennessee

Tennessee Higher Education Commission
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Tennessee under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Tennessee Board of Nursing
The online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) program has received initial approval by the Tennessee Board of Nursing.

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Tennessee:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Texas

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
ECPI University – San Antonio is authorized by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to conduct courses, grant degrees, grant credit toward degrees, and to use certain protected academic terms in the State of Texas until expiration of its current grant of accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Texas Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Texas:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

US Virgin Islands

ECPI University is authorized to operate in the US Virgin Islands under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

US Virgin Islands Department of Health

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in US Virgin Islands:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Utah

Utah Department of Commerce, Division of Consumer Protection
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Utah under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Utah Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Utah:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Vermont

Vermont Agency of Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Vermont under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Vermont Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Vermont:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Virginia

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
ECPI University has authority issued from the State Council of Higher Education of Virginia to offer degrees, courses for degree credit, and programs of study leading to a degree.

Professional Board of Nursing Licensure - Virginia Department of Health Professions -- Board of Nursing
Radiologic Technologist License - Virginia Department of Health Professions – Board of Medicine
Emergency Medical Services Provider - Virginia Department of Health
Massage Therapist License - Virginia Department of Health Professions -- Board of Nursing
Nursing Home Administrator License - Virginia Department of Health Professions – Board of Long-Term Care Administrators

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Virginia:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Washington

Washington Student Achievement Council
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Washington under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Washington Nursing Commission

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Washington:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

West Virginia

West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
ECPI University is authorized to operate in West Virginia under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

West Virginia Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in West Virginia:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Educational Approval Program
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Wisconsin under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Wisconsin Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Wisconsin:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Wyoming

Wyoming Department of Education
ECPI University is authorized to operate in Wyoming under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).

Wyoming State Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Wyoming:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

American Samoa

State Higher Education Agency: Board of Higher Education
American Samoa Community College
P.O. Box 2609
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Phone: (684) 699-9155

American Samoa Health Services Regulatory Board
American Samoa Health Services
Department of Health
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Phone: 684.633.1222

Guam

State Higher Education Agency: University of Guam
UOG Station
Mangilao, Guam 96923
(671) 735-2201/08/14

Guam Board of Nurse Examiners

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program does not meet the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in Guam:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Northern Mariana Islands

State Higher Education Agency: Northern Marianas Department of Education
CNMI Public School System
Saipan, MP 96950-1250
Phone: (670) 237-3027

Northern Mariana Islands Board of Nursing

The ECPI University Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner program cannot determine at this time if it meets the requirements for students to sit for one of the following National Certification Board Exams in the Northern Mariana Islands:

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)