Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN®) Fees

CMSRN Exam Application Fees

Regular Fee
$394
AMSN Member Fee
$267

Note: All application fees include a non-refundable processing/administration fee of $79.

You must be a current member of AMSN first to receive the member discount.

Candidates registering through the MSNCB FailSafe Certification Program™ will use their unique facility code to bypass the payment option.

Avoid upfront cost of the exam and fear of failure through the MSNCB FailSafe Certification Program, a facility program. 

CMSRN First-Time Retake Application Fees

Regular
$315
AMSN member
$189

(Not applicable for MSNCB FailSafe Certification Program candidates.)

Read more about retaking the CMSRN exam.

Extension Fee

$79 - Service fee, non-refundable. Read more.

CMSRN Certification Grants

The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) provides a CMSRN Certification Grant and Recertification Grant to AMSN members through the Scholarships & Grants program. Each grant is awarded semi-annually and covers the full cost of application at member rate.

**Prices are subject to change without notice.