Neonatal Therapy National Certification Examination Details
  • The exam is 100 questions and takes 2 hours to complete.
  • There are 3 main domains on the exam: Foundations of Neonatal Therapy Practice; Neonatal Screening, Assessment, Evaluation and Diagnosis; and Neonatal Therapy Interventions and Family-Centered Care.

  • Descriptions of each domain on the exam are provided in the study materials, along with a self-assessment to aid each applicant in determining areas he/she may need to focus on.
  • The cut score for passing the exam is 80% this year.
  • The passing rate for the exam in 2017-2018 was very high.
  • Examination occurs at a local proctored testing site.
  • Accommodations are available if you have a disability covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act.
  • The certification exam covers the areas described in NANT’s Neonatal Therapy Core Scope of Practice Document.