All applicants should be advised that according to the Mississippi Nursing Practice Laws and Rules and Regulations, an individual’s application to write the licensing exam may be refused. If the applicant has been convicted of a felony he or she is subject to the following:
Legal Restrictions for Student Notification
The Mississippi Board of Nursing may deny a license to persons when proof exists that such persons have committed certain acts. Following is a summary of those acts that may affect a new graduate seeking initial licensure. For the complete text; please refer to the Mississippi Board of Nursing Practice Law, Section 73-15-29.