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Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner–Acute Care Certification Exam

Special testing windows remain in effect for this exam now through December 2023.  Year-round testing opportunities are planned to resume beginning December 2023.


New Time Limit on Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Eligibility

Effective 1/1/2030, PNPs must successfully pass the certification within 5 years of graduation from a PNP program. Email for additional information.

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