Diverse Revenue Streams for a Certification Program

By: Tracy Lofty, CAE

How the Commission on Nurse Certification provides professional development to its members and generates additional revenue at the same time.

The Commission on Nurse Certification (CNC) is the autonomous arm of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and is responsible for the management of the Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) certification program. Established in 2007, CNC has certified more than 1,700 individuals throughout the United States who are working in this relatively new, advanced nursing role. ...