Endorsement Pass Application to Texas State Board from CA NCLEX-RN Passer

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    May I know:
    a) if a foreign educated nurse (e.g., from the Philippines) who passed NCLEX-RN through the State Board of CA can become eligible for Endorsement Pass to Texas State Board, considering that CA Nursing Board did not actually issue a CA license to the nurse due to non-presentation of a US SSN within the prescribed period?.
    b) is the Paper Application Process prescribed by Texas State Board to international nurses educated outside America and Non-holder of a US SSN applicable to this case?

    Thank you very much for your assistance!
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  3. Visit  tessiemaria profile page

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  4. Visit  steppybay profile page
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    Hi there, congrats on passing the NCLEX! I think based on some other reads here, I think if you don't have a SSN to get the CA license issued, then in essence, you don't have a CA license to endorse at all. I would write to the CA BON today if you haven't already and explain the situation exactly how you did here. I would send them an e-mail versus over the phone if you can actually get a hold of someone in person.

    It's best to get your answer directly from a CA BON employee.

    Will you let us know of your results and hope it's all in your favor. Good luck!
  5. Visit  prettydhie profile page
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    try endorsing ur license to texas! i did that November last year and luckily, I was granted TEXAS RN LICENSE..
  6. Visit  prettydhie profile page
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    Quote from 2ndtakerimmigrant
    were you able to do that from CA to Texas without a SSN?

    YeS! Texas BON didn't require me to present them a SSN..
  7. Visit  Silverdragon102 profile page
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    Don't forget no US SSN means CA will not issue a license therefore you can not endorse as a license is required to endorse
  8. Visit  steppybay profile page
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    Quote from prettydhie
    YeS! Texas BON didn't require me to present them a SSN..
    Very good!

    But just to make sure we're all on the same page. There are others here who have been granted a license from NM and like you here, a CA license. However, do you have or will be able to actually put the license ID card in your purse or wallet? Or can you put the license in a picture frame to hang?

    The reason I ask is that one can have a valid license, but they don't have one in real possession until the SSN is provided, which is needed to start applying for a job then must show them yo have it. I know many states the hiring place can verify via on-line, but I think they also want to take a copy of it for their records.

    "Granted" the license can be subject to giving them a SSN and then after that, to be in real possession of that license.

    That will be a great plus for those in the same position as you, if TX doesn't need a SSN. I know someone here has a VT license, but come her renewal time, it will not be done without showing the BON that SSN.
  9. Visit  prettydhie profile page
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    Quote from steppybay
    Very good!

    But just to make sure we're all on the same page. There are others here who have been granted a license from NM and like you here, a CA license. However, do you have or will be able to actually put the license ID card in your purse or wallet? Or can you put the license in a picture frame to hang?

    The reason I ask is that one can have a valid license, but they don't have one in real possession until the SSN is provided, which is needed to start applying for a job then must show them yo have it. I know many states the hiring place can verify via on-line, but I think they also want to take a copy of it for their records.

    "Granted" the license can be subject to giving them a SSN and then after that, to be in real possession of that license.

    That will be a great plus for those in the same position as you, if TX doesn't need a SSN. I know someone here has a VT license, but come her renewal time, it will not be done without showing the BON that SSN.
    I have one in real possession..Its about half the size of a short bond paper declaring that I am entitled to be styled and known as RN..it can actually be placed in a frame and can be hung. The BON had stopped distributing wallet-size licenses according to them. No harm done if others will give it a try!
  10. Visit  sarcia914 profile page
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    try endorsing ur license to texas! i did that november last year and luckily, i was granted texas rn license..
    what form did you use in applying for texas? i also passed nclex for ca. am i going to accomplish the application for exam form for texas? thank you..
  11. Visit  melissafernandez profile page
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    hi how long did it took you to endorse your licence to texas? and how much is the processing fee? thanks
  12. Visit  saty20 profile page
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    Hi everyone, what form did you use in endorsing your nlex passing result to bon texas? Pls give me details since im confuse which form is applicable. Thank you..
  13. Visit  perioddrama profile page
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    Quote from prettydhie
    I have one in real possession..Its about half the size of a short bond paper declaring that I am entitled to be styled and known as RN..it can actually be placed in a frame and can be hung. The BON had stopped distributing wallet-size licenses according to them. No harm done if others will give it a try!
    When did they stop the wallet-size card/license?
  14. Visit  kris_13 profile page
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    [I am also a California NCLEX passer from the Philippines. I'm confused in searching requirements for endorsing my license to Texas. Can somebody help me which site I can download the requirements for endorsement to Texas.
  15. Visit  Silverdragon102 profile page
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    Quote from kris_13
    [I am also a California NCLEX passer from the Philippines. I'm confused in searching requirements for endorsing my license to Texas. Can somebody help me which site I can download the requirements for endorsement to Texas.
    here you are Texas Board of Nursing


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