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Certification Program Accreditation

Accreditation Board of Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC)

The only accrediting body specifically for nursing certification.

  • Adult-Gerontology NP certification program    Expires December 1, 2023
  • Family NP certification program    Expires October 1, 2022
  • Emergency NP certification program    Application in process

National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA)

Serves to help ensure the health, welfare, and safety of the public through the accreditation of certification programs and organizations that assess professional competence. Is the accrediting body of the Institute of Credentialing Excellence (ICE).

  • Adult-Gerontology NP certification program    Expires January 31, 2019
  • Family NP certification program    Expires November 30, 2022
  • Emergency NP certification program    Expires July 31, 2023