Professional License

Nursing License

This report is suitable for individuals who would like to apply for a nursing license with the state nursing boards or become a nurse. Such as, LVN/LPN and RN.

*Nursing evaluation is dedicated to the state nursing boards, and additional copies may not be available to be requested for any other purposes.
*Initially, when your evaluation is completed, the only official evaluation report will be sent to the board and your unofficial copy will be available in your ERES account.

ERES Credential Evaluation Services for Nursing

ERES is a trusted provider of credential evaluation services (CES nursing). Our expert team evaluates and equates nursing credentials for individuals educated outside the United States. Whether you’re an international nurse seeking employment opportunities, pursuing professional licensure, or aiming to transfer your nursing credits to US institutions, our comprehensive evaluations will help you navigate the process. 

We understand the unique requirements of the nursing field and ensure that your qualifications are accurately assessed and recognized. With our efficient turnaround times, reliable reports, and exceptional customer service, ERES is an international nurses’ go-to nursing credentials evaluation service. Trust us to help you unlock your nursing career potential in the United States and take the next step toward fulfilling your professional goals.

List of State Nursing Boards that we often work with

*If you don’t find the board you would like to apply below, we suggest verifying with the board before submitting your application.

  • Arizona State Board of Nursing
  • Alabama Board of Nursing
  • Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians (California)
  • Colorado State Nursing Board
  • Florida Board of nursing
  • Illinois Board of Nursing
  • North Dakota Board of Nursing
  • Northern Mariana Islands Board of Nursing
  • Nebraska Board of Nursing
  • New Mexico Board of Nursing
  • Oregon State Board of Nursing
  • South Carolina Board of Nursing
  • Texas Board of Nursing
  • Utah State Board of Nursing
  • Washington Board of Nursing

General Required Documentation

*You must submit a nursing application (Form 100) to ERES and obtain a reference# before sending us any documents. We are not responsible for any documents arrive without a reference#.

*Your Form 101 and Form 102 (if you never obtained any foreign nursing license, then you don’t have to worry about Form 102) will be generated automatically once you complete a nursing application online.

*All original documents must be sent from your school with its Form 101.

*If you obtained a foreign nursing license, then verification must be sent from the license issued authority with its Form 102.

*Our evaluation report may appear differently due to requirement from each state nursing board.

  • Original Degree Certificate / Diploma or Proof of Graduation / Degree
  • Original Transcript or Marksheet in Native Language
  • Official English Translation of the Degree Certificate / Diploma and Transcripts or Marksheet if the language of instruction was not English
  • Course Description (in English) for all the courses in your professional nursing education

Requirement Details

ERES requires a precise, accurate, word by word translation for each document submitted in a language other than English.

List of acceptable translations:

  • Translation from an ATA member
  • School-issued official Translation
  • Translation from a professional translator or translation agency

Basic Service

Nursing Evaluation

It includes the institution(s) attended, dates of attendance credential(s) earned, and US equivalence(s). It also lists theoretical and practical / clinical hours for courses.

Fee: Starts from $480

View Sample Report: Download

Additional Service


*Translated info will be put into evaluations only; NOT separately translate

List of language ERES can Translate:

  • Afghani
  • Arabic
  • Azerbaijani
  • Belarusian
  • Bosnian
  • Bulgarian
  • Chinese
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Italian
  • Latvian
  • Lithuanian
  • Macedonian
  • Moldovan
  • Mongolian
  • Montenegrin
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • Ukrainian
  • Uzbek

Course List translation

Courses 0-60 61-70 71-80 81-110 111-150 150 and above
Price $110 $145 $165 $220 $275 $330

Diploma / Certificate or Proof Letter Translation

Quantity 0-3 Each additional
Price $45 additional $10

Rush Service

*General Turnaround time without rush service is 7-8 weeks.

R15 (15-Day Rush Service)

Ready for pick-up or mailing in 15 or 16 business days after receipt of complete application, documents and payment.

Fee: additional $120

R10 (10-Day Rush Service)

Ready for pick-up or mailing in 10 or 11 business days after receipt of complete application, documents and payment.

Fee: additional $180


  • What does CES stand for in nursing?

    CES Stands for Credential Evaluation Service. A CES is a report issued by any credential evaluation agency approved by the state board of nursing.

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  • For how long is the CES report valid?

    This depends on each agency and state board, and most are valid for 5 years.

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  • How to get the CES nursing report?

    Start by applying to an evaluation agency approved by the state board.
    Follow the instructions on applying and providing the necessary documentation to the agency that will help you issue a CES report.

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ERES official new address is now 4773 Mangels Blvd, Fairfield CA, 94534

If you are planning to send any documents please use the new address above. If your package has already been sent out to our previous location at 2480 Hilborn Rd. Don’t worry, they are being forwarded to the new address though it may take a few more days for delivery.

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