Programs of Nursing Resources


Our goal is to make information and resources available to programs of nursing. Click on a link below to go directly to a specific topic.  


Certified List On-Line

The on-line certified list system can be accessed at: Home Page of the KBN On-Line Certified List.

To request on-line certified list authorization forms, click here.


Forms

If you have questions, please contact Jessica Hill via the PON Contact form.


General Information

Criminal Convictions Information for Schools of Nursing

  • For information on how an individual's prior criminal convictions may affect their licensure as a nurse in Kentucky go to the link above. 

New Program Approval

  • Prelicensure Program of Nursing Application Process - Main or Multiple Campuses
    • Questions should be addressed to the Education Assistant, Jessica Hill, at (502) 429-7179 or via e-mail.

      For assistance with either APRN or DNP Programs, please contact the APRN/Education & Practice Consultant, Pam Hagan, at (502) 429-7181 or via e-mail.

  • Out-of-State APRN Students Requesting to Use Kentucky Clinical Sites

Regulations, Kentucky - Educational

Click here to go to Kentucky Administrative Regulations pertinent to education (Chapter 20).

Advanced Practice Programs

  • 201 KAR 20:056. Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Licensure, Program Requirements, Recognition of a National Certifying Organization
  • 201 KAR 20:061. Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree
  • 201 KAR 20:062. Standards for advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Programs of Nursing

Prelicensure Programs

  • 201 KAR 20:260. Organization and Administration Standards for Prelicensure Registered Nurse or Practical Nurse Programs of Nursing
  • 201 KAR 20:280. Standards for Developmental Status, Initial Status, and Approval of Prelicensure Registered Nurse and Practical Nurse Programs
  • 201 KAR 20:310. Faculty for Prelicensure Registered Nurse and Practical Nurse Programs
  • 201 KAR 20:320. Standards for Curriculum of Prelicensure Nursing Programs
  • 201 KAR 20:340. Students in Prelicensure Registered Nurse and Practical Nurse Programs
  • 201 KAR 20:350. Educational facilities and Resources for Prelicensure Registered Nurse and Practical Nurse Programs
  • 201 KAR 20:360. Continuing Approval and Periodic Evaluation of Prelicensure Registered Nurse and Licensed Practical Nursing Programs
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