For Your PNP Students

Exam posters & brochures plus resources for your students to prepare

Rush University Acute Care PNP Program Director Beth Nachtsheim Bolick, DNP, PPCNP-BC, CPNP-AC, FAAN and faculty member Jill Marks, MSN, CPNP-AC with some of their graduating students


Based on the executive order issued 3/23/2020 by the Governor of Maryland, PNCB’s physical office is closed. Staff are working remotely to continue to serve candidates, certificants, and employers. Please use email addresses listed here to contact us, and thank you for understanding that there may be some delay in our response. All online systems including certificant portals and the CE / Pediatric Updates marketplace are still available 24/7. Please check back frequently for updates here.

For Your PNP Students

Share these resources to help keep your students informed and ready to test. You can request CPNP exam posters and brochures any time at no cost.

Documentation of Education (DOE) Form note: Exam candidates will be contacted if the DOE form is needed. Students in programs with up to date participation in PNCB's Program Resources will not need to submit this form. Candidates who did not attend a PNCB recognized program will need to submit this form.

Dual AC/PC students are encouraged to explore the below resources for each exam and use this CPNP-AC/PC exam application checklist.


Primary Care Students


Acute Care Students


Faces of Certification

PNCB-certified nursing professionals work in a variety of roles and settings throughout the US and beyond. Share your photo today!

Clayton Collins, CPN Shriners Hospitals for Children - Galveston Galveston, TX
Leticia Cole, CPNP-PC, CPN Sniffles & Giggles Waxahachie, TX
Renee Flippo, CPNP-PC Louise Herrington School of Nursing | Baylor University Dallas, TX
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