Becoming certified as an Emergency Nurse is an investment in yourself and a commitment to your career and your patients. Become board certified with the only nationally recognized and accredited credentials by ABSNC for emergency nurses. Join the tens of thousands who have made a similar investment.
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BCEN YES YOU CAN! Employer Program
A cost-effective way to save on exam fees. Exams include the CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN and TCRN. For more information, please visit the Employer Program page to learn more.
Price is listed per voucher based on order placed. Valid for 12 months and non-refundable. Voucher is good for one exam.
Vouchers can be applied against any BCEN credential for
- Initial Exam
- Retest Exam
- Recertification by CE Attestation or Exam
Forms of payment accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
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Discounted Fees for ASTNA Members
To become a member of ASTNA, click here.
|Initial Exam||Retest Initial Certification||Recertification CEs or Exam|
|If you need another chance to retake the exam, we have this option for you.|
Individual Self Pay Plan
These fees apply if your company is not currently taking advantage of the BCEN Employer Yes You Can! cost-effective voucher program. We encourage you to bring the details of the Yes You Can! Employer program to your supervisor. Or we can call on your behalf!
|Initial Exam||Retest Cost||Recertification By Exam or CE Cost||Retired Cost|
|If you need another chance to retake the exam, we have this option just for you.||When it is time to retire or leave the ED, you don't have to leave your hard-earned credential behind. Every 4 years.|
Recognizing Our Military
BCEN is thankful to those who serve in our military and honored that those serving in the world’s best military healthcare systems are earning BCEN specialty nursing certifications. A specialty certification that translates to a civilian career demonstrates a proven knowledge base and commitment to your career and you patients.
Take your Exam on-Base
Certification exams are offered at on-base testing centers and through the global network of Pearson Professional Centers. You can view testing centers near you before you apply for the exam.
CEN® certifications have been approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) as an educational benefit for military personnel. The certification benefit allows reimbursement of your certification fee, if you’re eligible.
For more information on the certification benefits, or on applying for benefits, visit the VA website where you’ll find a link to the certification page with more information.
The CEN certification is eligible for reimbursement under the MyCAA program for military spouses. Visit MyCAA for more information.