Can a Florida RN upgrade to an APRN?

No. The APRN license is independent from the RN license so it will be a different license. You can apply by using our online services portal at or you may find a PDF version of the application on the Resources page.

Need to Verify a License?

To verify a Nurse Licensure Compact Multi-State RN or LPN License:
Access and click on "Look up License".


To proceed to the DOH License Verification page (information on Florida licensees only), click here.