Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology™ (CBNC™)

The CBNC certification program is now offered through the Alliance of Physician Certification & Advancement. While you will apply for the examination through the MY APCA portal, you will find all information pertaining to applying for the CBNC examination on CBNC.org​.

The CBNC certification program validates expertise and knowledge in the field of Nuclear Cardiology.  Medical licensure assures minimal competency to diagnose and treat & certification in Nuclear Cardiology indicates mastery of a defined body of knowledge.Certification is a recognized credential of excellence and demonstrates your commitment to providing quality healthcare.

CBNCTM Certification Eligibility ​​& Examination

To earn and maintain certification in Nuclear Cardiology, you must meet the eligibility requirements and pass the examination.  Please consult the full description of eligibility requirements by visiting the CBNC C​ertification ​ or
Re​cer​​tific​a​t​​​i​on sites. Please note that there are different Certification requirements for United States trained applicants ​and Non-United States trained applicants​.​​

2019 Application Dates and Fees for the CBNC Examinations

*Applicants who have requested testing (“special”) accommodations in their application and are required to submit additional documentation in support of their request must submit all such support documents for receipt by October 22, 2019. After October 22, 2019, incomplete accommodation requests will be denied.
Regular Application Deadline Late Application Deadline 13th Hour Application Deadline MultiModality Discount Refund Deadline
Certification Fee: $995 Fee: $1,195 Fee: $2,100 $50 Refund: $795
REGISTRATION OPENS
Thursday, May 30
Deadline
Thursday, August 15
Deadline
Tuesday, October 1
Deadline
Thursday, October 10*
Deadline
Friday, November 1
Recertification Fee: $725 Fee: $925 Fee: $1,500 $50 Refund: $525
REGISTRATION OPENS
Thursday, May 30
Deadline
Thursday, August 15
Deadline
Tuesday, October 1
Deadline
Thursday, October 10*
Deadline
Friday, November 1
Examination Window: November 6 – December 3, 2019

If you have further questions please contact us via the channels below:

  • Websites: CBNC.org
  • E-mail: cbnc@APCA.org
  • Phone: 240-631-8151
  • Fax: 301-424-0875
  • New! Mailing Address: 1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 600, Rockville, MD 20852