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Nurse Licensure Compact: RN Jobs in Nursing Compact States

Onward Healthcare has available travel nursing jobs in all 25 nursing compact states. 

Our licensing experts understand the Nurse Licensure Compact and will work directly with you to find you a travel nurse job in the compact nursing state of your choice. 

What is the Nurse License Compact (NLC)? 

Sponsored by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, the Nurse Licensure Compact allows nurses to obtain a multi-state nursing license, which enables them to practice in other nursing compact states without having to apply for additional licensure. 

To be eligible for a compact nursing license, you must:  

•   Legally reside in a designated nursing compact state. (See list above)
•   Obtain an active RN or LPN/VN nursing license that’s in good standing with the BON
•   Declare a compact nursing state as their primary state of residence
•   Meet the nursing licensure requirements in their home state (i.e. primary state of residence)

List of Nursing Compact States 

Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin.

Interested in getting your compact nursing license? Click the "Contact Us" button below to connect with a career specialist. 

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