How to Become a Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP) Step 1. Complete a Graduate-Level Nurse Practitioner Program Step 2. Earn National Certification as a Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP) through a Recognized Certification Board Step 3. Earn APRN State Licensure as a Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP)How do you get nursing license in Texas?
To become a licensed RN in the state of Texas, applicants must have graduated from a state-approved nursing school program and passed the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Texas also offers licensure by endorsement for RNs licensed in another state.Do you have to major in nursing to become a nurse?
Stephani’s Answer. To get a nursing degree, you usually have to major in nursing, unless you do an accelerated program and you already have a Bachelor's degree, then it's another 2 years of nursing specific schooling.