Dear NYSASN Members,

Make 2020 the year you achieve the Nationally Certified School Nurse (NCSN) credential! Certification in our specialty area – like our membership in NYSASN – is a hallmark of our professionalism.

Registration for the March 5-18, 2020 testing window is open now throughFebruary 5, 2020.

Additional testing dates in 2020 will be offered from July 9th to August 5th, and a fall testing window will be from November 5th to 18th, 2020. Please see the National Certification Exam for School Nurses links below for those registration dates.

Additional information is available on the NBCSN website:

For more information please contact one of our New York State Liaisons by emailing

Mary Beirne, LL.M, BN, RN-BC, NCSN
NYSASN Advocacy Chair
New York NBCSN Co-Liaison