Choosing a Service

For Nurse Licensure

For nurses educated outside the United States, all U.S. State Boards of Nursing require credentials evaluation, certification, or verification as a first-step in the application process. Specific requirements differ by state.

CGFNS International meets the specific requirements of each state through the following services:

Click here to View State Board of Nursing Requirements by State

To apply, nurse applicants may be required to provide evidence of an unencumbered license or registration from the issuing authority where entry-level nursing education was completed.

For Immigration

Certain healthcare professionals, who are not U.S. citizens and are seeking an occupational visa to work in the United States, are required to complete a credentials screening program. CGFNS International is authorized by the U.S. government to perform this screening under our VisaScreen®:Visa Credentials Assessment Program.


For Academic Admission

Nurses looking to pursue further education in the United States should take advantage of our Credentials Evaluation Service Academic Report®.