ANCC Discounts & Links

Substantial Savings on Initial Certification and Renewal with ANCC!

Did you know that your APNA membership saves you money on all ANCC psychiatric certification exams, and also on certification renewal? Through our partnership with the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), you enjoy the following exclusive discounts:

ANCC Certification Rates

  APNA Member Price Regular Price
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Certification (RN-BC)
Initial Certification $220 $395
Renewal $250 $350
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certification - Across the Lifespan (PMHNP-BC)
Initial Certification $220 $395
Renewal $250 $375

If submitting online, you will need to need to enter your membership information in the member section of your account or application. To do this, select American Psychiatric Nurses Association, then enter your member ID number and expiration date. The discount should apply at checkout.

If submitting your application by mail, be sure to include a photocopy of your membership card (or member letter) with your ANCC certification or renewal application to secure these great rates!

10% Discount on Review Manuals



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