United Council for Nuerologic Subspecialties

For More Information
Todd Bulson

Certification Manager
Tel: (612) 928-6067
Fax: (612) 454-2750

Certification Examination Schedules
2017 Certification Examinations
Subspecialty Application Deadline Examination Date Location
Neuroimaging - Initial & Recertification August 15, 2016 January 30-February 3 Pearson Vue
Neuro-oncology - Initial & Recertification January 17 August 7-11 Pearson Vue
Clinical Neuromuscular Pathology February 15 September 11-15 Pearson Vue
Neurocritical Care - Initial & Recertification July 17 December 4-8 Pearson Vue
2018 Certification Examinations
Subspecialty Application Deadline Examination Date Location
Headache Medicine - Initial & Recertification April 16 October 8-12 Pearson Vue
Autonomic Disorders May 15 November 5-9 Pearson Vue
Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry - Initial & Recertification May 15 November 12-16 Pearson Vue

***Please note that all dates are subject to change.


Certification Examination Fee Schedule

Applications submitted without the appropriate fees will not be processed. Fees received without applications will be returned. All fees are nontransferable.

Fee Schedule*

(Effective for examinations beginning in 2016)

Certification application fee** $680
Certification examination fee $1,020
***Total certification fee $1,700***
Certification reexamination fee $1,020

Recertification application fee** $600
Recertification examination fee $900
***Total recertification fee $1,500***
Recertification reexamination fee $900

* All fees must be submitted in U.S. currency.
** Application fees are nonrefundable.

Duplicate certificate fee $150
Returned check fee $50

The UCNS reserves the right to revise fee schedules at any time.

Refund Policy

If an applicant withdraws his or her application or receives an adverse decision (application is denied), UCNS will only refund the examination fee portion of the total certification fee paid. Application fees are nonrefundable.

For information about refunds for payments made to UCNS, please call 612-928-6399. For payments made via credit card, refunds will only be credited back to the original credit/debit card.