The purpose of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Program is to provide a valid and reliable program for entry-level nurse practitioners to recognize their education, knowledge, and professional expertise. AANPCP provides a process for validation of an advanced practice registered nurse's qualifications and knowledge for practice as a primary care nurse practitioner.

AANPCP News & Information

2016 Commissioner Election Results


November 2015- The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) elections for 2016 Commissioner Positions were held October 18th - 31st, 2015. AANPCP is pleased to announce...   Read More

AANP Membership Database Maintenance -> ID Issues for AANPCP applicants


October 22, 2015 - The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Membership Organization is currently updating...   Read More

Vote to Win!! 2016 Commissioner Elections open October 18th - 31st, 2015.


October 2015 - All Certificants who vote will be entered into a random drawing to win one of two certification renewal fees. NPs currently certified by AANPCP are responsible for electing the...   Read More

More Secure AANPCP Website...


October 2015 - To ensure the on-going security of our website, AANPCP periodically upgrades our Internet servers. Our recent upgrade may result in...   Read More

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