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Education Resources for Nurses

Schools of Nursing

Select this link for Approved Schools of Nursing (2023)

Continuing Education

The District of Columbia Board of Nursing recognizes continuing education credits that have been administered and approved by:

  • A registered  nurse organization, or  health services organization that is recognized by their Board or
  • A health care facility, institution, organization, college, school, or university that is accredited by the Secretary of the United States Department of Education, the Council on Post-Secondary Accreditation
  • The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or Continuing Medical Education (CME) certified by the American Medical Association

Nurses should obtain a Certificate of Participation following continuing education activity that should be maintained for license renewal or audits.

Renewal Requirements

Guidelines for Online Course Approvals

Policy Statement on Identifying Public Health Issues for Continuing Education

Covid-19 Vaccine Continuing Education Requirements (Course suggestions listed at the bottom of this webpage.)

Courses available at these links:

DCRx: The DC Center for Rational Prescribing

CE Broker: Continuing Education Courses and Tracking




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