For examination site information, contact:
CBUNA Certification c/o C-NET
35 Journal Square, Suite 901
Jersey City NJ 07306
|Exam Date||Exam Vicinity||Application Postmark Deadline||Add $25 Late Fee for Final Postmark Deadline Dates Between:|
|May 20, 2017||Current list of sites||March 14, 2017 (Note: Submission period begins January 1)||March 15-April 7, 2017|
|October 14, 2017||Go to www.cnetnurse.com for a current list of sites||August 18, 2017 (Note: Submission period begins June 1)||August 18-September 1, 2017|
Additional Exam Sites
|Exam Date/Location||Application Postmark Deadline||Add $25 Late Fee for Final Postmark Deadline Dates Between:|
|October 14, 2017 - SUNA uroLogic Conference, Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL||August 18, 2017 (Note: Submission period begins June 1)||August 18-September 1, 2017|
|SUNA Member Fee||Nonmember Fee|
|RN/Associate One-Time Retake Fee||$195||$270|
|Nurse Practitioner One-Time Retake Fee||$220||$295|
Special Test Site Information and Application
CBUNA works with the Center for Nursing Education and Testing (C-NET®) to offer certification examination. Click here to go to the Special Test Site section of the C-NET website, which contains a list of frequently asked questions that explains the process of creating a temporary exam site, as well as room set-up guidelines and the Special Test Site application for submission to C-NET.
Period of Certification
Certification will be valid for 3 years and renewal is available either by retaking the written exam or submitting a minimum of 50 continuing education contact hours. The hours must be earned in the last 3 years and a minimum of 36 contact hours must be in urology nursing practice. All certifications will expire as of December 31 (common expiration date) of the year you are due to recertify.
- Download the Certification Guidelines and Application [Word]
- Download the Certification Guidelines and Application [PDF]
- Download Exam Schedule (Dates/Locations) [PDF]
Passing Scores for Certification Examinations
Certified Urologic Nurse Practitioner (CUNP®) ~ As of October 2011, the passing score for the CBUNA Nurse Practitioner exam was determined and set at 74% by using the Angoff Procedure.
Certified Urologic Registered Nurse (CURN®) ~ As of November 2012, the passing score for the CBUNA Registered Nurse exam was determined and set at 70% by using the Angoff Procedure.
Certified Urologic Associate (CUA) ~ As of October 2013, the new passing score for the CBUNA Associate exam was determined and set at 72% by using the Angoff Procedure.
Take advantage of the Jan Le Bouton CBUNA Certification Scholarship! The recipient of this scholarship receives a stipend to cover the cost of the CBUNA Certification Examination, a copy of both the SUNA Urology Certification Review/Overview of Urology and the CBUNA Examination Preparation Guide, as well as complimentary registration to the SUNA Annual Conference that year. Click here for eligibility criteria and application instructions.