Mocingbird's research team has verified and validated the most up-to-date CME requirements with New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. Here is a quick summary of things you must know:

Renewal Cycle Time for New Jersey (MDs/DOs)

  • NJ state licenses must be renewed every 2 years

Board Rule Checklist: New Jersey Division Of Consumer Affairs (MDs/DOs)

  • Complete 100 credits of CME 
    • Due: every 2 years at license renewal 
  • Of the 100 CME credit requirement, complete a minimum of 40 Category 1 CME credits
  • Of the 40 Category 1 CME credits, complete 2 credits in end-of-life care; Waiver or an extension can be requested for qualified clinicians.

New Jersey State Specific Requirements

There is one specific requirements for the New Jersey state license:

  1.  Training in Cultural Competency:
    • Only needs to be completed once upon licensure
    • Must complete 6 hours in cultural competency training 
    • Must be completed by the end of the next complete renewal cycle after licensure
    • All 6 hours must be formally accredited CME education
    • If you were licensed after 3/24/2005, these training hours will count in your total 100 hour CME requirement for that renewal period


If you were initially licensed in 2018, you must complete a one-time 6 hours of cultural competency training for your license renewal in 2020.

For more detailed information, please visit the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs website.

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