What is BCEN Test Assurance?
Prepare for a stress-free exam day with BCEN’s Test Assurance program. Offering confidence and peace of mind, BCEN Test Assurance is an optional program allowing initial exam takers a second attempt to pass their BCEN certification exam in the event of an unsuccessful first attempt.
Don’t let the fear of failing the exam hold you back. With Test Assurance, you can give it your all on your first try, knowing that you have a safety net if you need it.
BCEN Test Assurance Key Benefits
We know the life of a nurse can get a bit hectic, and we all need a little extra push to reach for our goals sometimes. BCEN Test Assurance may be the confidence boost you need to take that next step toward certified success.
Save up to $130 on your second exam attempt in the event you don’t pass your first attempt!
While we know you want to pass your exam on the first attempt, we understand that sometimes things don’t go as planned. With Test Assurance, you can give the exam your all on your first try, knowing that you have a safety net if you need it.
BCEN Test Assurance Vouchers
BCEN Test Assurance is also available for BCEN Voucher Program customers!
The BCEN Voucher Program offers significant tiered discounts for organizations and groups of nurses purchasing as few as 3 vouchers at a time.
View pricing options and details on the BCEN Voucher Program webpage.
BCEN Test Assurance FAQs
Who is eligible to participate in the Test Assurance program?
Nurses who meet the requirements to sit for their BCEN certification exam at the time of application may participate in the program. Log into your BCEN account to begin the application process.
- The Test Assurance option is only available for initial certification and is not available for individuals who are recertifying by exam.
- Test Assurance cannot be added to a previously purchased exam application.
How do I apply for Test Assurance?
Test Assurance is an option you can select within your exam application. When presented with the question “Do you wish to enroll in Test Assurance?” simply choose “YES” from within the application.
What is the cost for the Test Assurance program?
The Test Assurance option is $70.00. This cost is automatically added to your exam registration fee.
What happens if I pass the exam on my first attempt?
Congratulations! You are now BCEN certified!
You will not be able to take a second exam attempt. Test Assurance program costs are non-refundable and non-transferable.
What if I do not pass the exam on my first attempt?
If you do not pass the exam on your first attempt, Test Assurance allows you one additional attempt to pass the exam.
You must wait 90 days before you can take a second attempt. Log in to your BCEN account to find your eligibility window.
I would like to take two BCEN exams. May I participate in Test Assurance?
Test Assurance is not transferable between certifications. Both attempts may only be applied to the same certification exam, however, you can choose to purchase the Test Assurance option for each of the BCEN certification exams.
Can my organization purchase vouchers to participate in the Test Assurance program?
Yes! Employers and groups of nurses may purchase BCEN Test Assurance Vouchers.
Visit the BCEN Voucher page to learn more or to order vouchers.
I missed my exam appointment. Can I use my second attempt to reschedule?
Once the Test Assurance option is purchased, candidates may use their second exam attempt ONLY after they have taken their first attempt and did not pass. Test Assurance may not be used for any other purpose, including:
- Failure to schedule and sit for the first exam appointment within the 90 day testing window.
- Failure to show up for a scheduled exam appointment.