Continuing Education for Nurses (RN, LPN) in Massachusetts

Massachusetts RNs and LPNs are required to earn fifteen (15) hours of continuing education (CE) every two (2) years

  • Courses must contribute directly to the professional competence of the licensed nurse.
  • The Board of Registration in Nursing accepts self-study such as online programs.

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State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the Massachusetts continuing education regulations, go to

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