The American Board of Neuroscience Nursing Certification

The ABNN now offers year-round testing for the SCRN exam. 


Eligibility requirements are:

  • Unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse in the United States
  • Engaged in clinical practice or as a consultant, researcher, administrator, or educator who has had one (1) year full-time (2080 hours) of direct or indirect stroke nursing practice as a registered nurse within the three (3) years immediately preceding the application.


Please refer to the ABNN website for more specific requirements.


Click the link beow to be directed to The American Board of Neuroscience Nursing and learn more about becoming a Stroke Certified.


(information above obtained from the ABNN website)