Exam Statistics

The summarized statistical data is for the calendar year 2013. Aggregate data itemized for each certification program includes total number of exam candidates tested for the year, first-time pass rate for the year and total number of certificants as of December 31, 2013.

  Candidates
Tested
  First Time
Pass Rate
Total
Certificants
CCRN (Adult)      11,809       71.0%       62,024
CCRN (Neonatal) 155   69.5% 1,026
CCRN (Pediatric) 952   72.8% 4,192
CCRN-E 65   76.9% 205
PCCN 3,971   66.5% 11,457
CCNS (Adult) 126   87.9% 938
CCNS (Neonatal) 2   100.0% 49
CCNS (Pediatric) 4   100.0% 37
ACNPC 34   63.3% 201
ACNPC-AG 45   78.9% 113
ACCNS-AG* 126   73.2% 84 
ACCNS-P** 20   84.2% 15 
CMC 398   70.6% 1,506
CSC 429   76.1% 1,684
CNML 409   78.0% 1,105

 * Includes 117 Pilot Testers

** Pilot Test