CNS-CP Deadlines and Fees
The non-refundable fee to take the CNS-CP exam is $475.
CCI offers monthly testing and application deadlines to meet the needs of busy perioperative clinical nurse specialists.
You select the month in which you want to take the CNS-CP exam. Once your application has been approved, you will be able to schedule a date, time, and location that are convenient for you. The CNS-CP exam is offered Monday through Saturday except major holidays. You may schedule your testing date any time during the three months after the month your application is approved. For instance, if you are approved in January, then you may test any time during February, March or April.
| January ||February, March or April |
| February ||March, April or May |
| March ||April, May or June |
| April ||May, June or July |
| May ||June, July or August |
| June ||July, August or September |
| July ||August, September or October |
| August ||September, October or November |
| September ||October, November or December |
| October ||November, December or January |
| November ||December, January or February |
| December ||January, February or March |