Oncology nursing is more than a career. It’s a purpose.

With certification, the number of nurses utilizing the latest body of knowledge for the practice widens and grows. These nurses are helping to advance the clinical treatments that are directly contributing to better care for patients with cancer and finding a cure.

Certification is critical to the path towards a cure.

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Ensure Trusted Care

Certification deepens the knowledge and care across oncology, a catalyst between purpose and profession in oncology nursing that cultivates greater patient impact.

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Advance the Profession

Obtaining oncology nursing certification guides care providers in their professional development and demonstrates their critical contribution to the cancer care team.


Certification Strengthens Patient Trust in Cancer Care

Certification enables nurses to treat patients with cancer with trusted, validated and the most current knowledge in oncology nursing, raising the bar on the quality of care and getting us closer to a cure.

Certification offers nurses deeper knowledge and a broader perspective in an ever-evolving healthcare system.


of certified nurses say certification enhances their breadth and depth of knowledge in cancer care.

Certification offers nurses deeper
knowledge and a broader perspective

Get started on your journey to certification and find the certification that works for you.

Oncology Certified Nurse

Certified Pediatric Hematology Oncology Nurse

Certified Breast Care Nurse

Blood & Marrow Transplant Certified Nurse

Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner

Get a testing retake option for only $100

The oncology certification credential speaks loudly of a nurse's commitment to quality patient care and of self investment towards advancing professional behaviors.
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Our Commitment.

Credibility. Contribution. Care.

Oncology nursing is more than a career; it’s a purpose. Individuals are drawn to the profession to fulfill a vocation to help people facing a life-altering illness. ONCC supports nurses on that path and readies them with the competencies they need to be the best in their field through certification and other credentials.

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Apply for a certification now and become an even more critical component, interfacing more confidently with physicians and other members of the care team.