Curriculums for the schools listed below have been determined to meet the educational eligibility requirements for AACN Certification Corporation’s ACCNS-N certification exam. All the CNS programs included on this list have demonstrated compliance with the Consensus Model for APRN Regulation and the National Council of State Boards of Nursing's Criteria for APRN Programs (2012).
Programs not included on this list have not yet gone through the curriculum verification process. Noninclusion on this list does not imply noncompliance with educational eligibility requirements for the ACCNS-N exam. Programs not listed are encouraged to submit their curriculum for review.