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Fee Schedule
Fees to be paid by applicants for a license as registered nurse or as licensed practical nurse under provisions §40-33-30, §40-33-32, §40-33-34, §40-33-35, and §40-33-38, and other fees under §40-33-50 shall be amounts as shown on the following schedule:

Registered Nurse (RN) Fees and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Fees


RN Examination $90
RN Re-Examination $65
LPN Examination $70
LPN Re-Examination $45

RN and LPN Endorsements

Endorsement without Temporary License $100
Endorsement w/Temporary License $110

RN and LPN Renewals/Reinstatements/Reactivations

RN and LPN Renewals $75
RN and LPN Reinstatements $60
RN and LPN Reactivations $50

RN and LPN Reinstatement of a Discipline License



APRN Initial Fee (current S.C. licensee only) $30
APRN Endorsement without Temporary License $130
APRN Endorsement with Temporary License $140
APRN Reinstatement $90
APRN Reactivation $70
Application for Prescriptive Authority $20
APRN Renewal $105
Renewal of APRN License with Prescriptive Authority $145

License Verification Requests

R.N. and L.P.N. verifications must be requested online at
Verification requests listed below should be mailed to the Board's office with a check made payable to LLR-Board of Nursing (no cash accepted).

APRN Verification $5
Certification of Exam $5
Verification to Another Country $5
VISA Screen Verification $5

Miscellaneous Fees

Name change only on records
   Note: Copy of legal document (marriage certificate, divorce decree, court orders, etc) is
Temporary Permit $10
Returned Check Charge $30
Official Inactive Status Request $15
Statistical Data (CD or electronically) - Name, addresses and authorized statistical data of licensed nurses may be released upon written request of agencies, individuals, and organizations.Licensee List Request Form $10

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