A Complete List of Popular Nursing Certifications

Jaclyn O'Neil - 03/19/19

When you choose to become certified in a nursing speciality, you are choosing to becoming an expert in that field when it comes to patient care. 

Here is a list of some of the most popular nursing certifications to help you choose a nursing specialty. 

Credential  Certification Link to organization
A-GNP Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner aanpcert.org
ACRN HIV/AIDS Certified Registered Nurse Certification hancb.org
CCMC  Commission for Case Manager Certification ccmcertification.org
CPN Certified Pediatric Nurse pncb.org
CRNA Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist nbcrna.com
FNP-BC Family Nurse Practitioner nursingworld.org
OCN Oncology Certified Nurse oncc.org
 ONC  Orthopedic Nurse Certification oncb.org 
 ONP-C Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner Certification  oncb.org  
 PCCN Progressive Care Nursing (Adult)  aacn.org

For more information on how getting certified in a nursing specialty can help your career, please visit our Nursing Certification - How Can It Boost Your Career post