2017 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered three times in 2017 – in March, July and November.
  • Of the 475 examinations which were administered in 2017, 411 (79%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 415 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2016 successfully recertified.
  • At the end of 2017 there were 3,886 NCSNs and 249 NCSN-Es.

2016 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered three times in 2016 – in March, July, and November.
  • Of the 430 examinations which were administered in 2016, 373 (73.7%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 507 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2015 successfully recertified.
  • At the end of 2016 there were 3,986 NCSNs and 220 NCSN-Es.

2015 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered three times in 2015 – in March, July and October.
  • Of the 467  examinations which were administered in 2015, 339 (73%)  of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 459 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2014 successfully recertified.
  • At the end of 2015 there were 3534 NCSNs and 88 NCSN-Es.

2014 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered two times in 2014 – in March and July.
  • Of the 332 examinations which were administered in 2014, 219 (66%)  of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 439 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2014 successfully recertified.
  • At the end of 2014 there were 3195 NCSNs.

2012 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered two times in 2012 – in March and July.
  • Of the 391 examinations which were administered in 2012, 193 (50%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 386 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2012 successfully recertified.
  • As of December 27, 2012 there were 3,436 NCSNs.

2011 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered two times in 2011 – in March and July.
  • Of the 419 examinations which were administered in 2011, 279 (66%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 449 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2011 successfully recertified.
  • As of December 29, 2011 there were 3,397 NCSNs.

2010 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered two times in 2010 – in March and and July.
  • Of the 406 examinations which were administered in 2010, 269 (66%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 422 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2010 successfully recertified.
  • As of December 22, 2010 there were 3,318 NCSNs.

2009 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered two times in 2009 – in March and and July.
  • Of the 576 examinations which were administered, 429 (74%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 377 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2009 successfully recertified.
  • As of September 29, 2009 there were 3,284 NCSNs.

2008 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered two times in 2008 – in February and and July.
  • Of the 566 examinations which were administered, 403 (71.2%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • During 2008, 216 NCSNs successfully recertified.
  • 254 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2008 successfully recertified.
  • As of September 9, 2008 there were 2,961 NCSNs.

2007 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered three times in 2007 – in January, June, and July.
  • Of the 476 examinations which were administered, 265 (55.7%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 261 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2007 successfully recertified.
  • As of August 1, 2007 there were 2,631 NCSNs.

2006 Certification Update

  • The Certification Examination for School Nurses was administered six times in 2006 – in February, April, June, July, August, and November.
  • Of the 539 examinations which were administered, 314 (58.3%) of the candidates passed the examination.
  • 348 NCSNs with expiration dates in 2006 successfully recertified.