Important Dates

Important Dates

To write the exam

You must write the exam to become certified for the first time (also known as initial certification).

You can rewrite the exam to renew your specialty certification, but most renew by continuous learning.

2021

Spring Exams

  • Apply from January 14 – March 8
  • Exam writing window: May 1 – 15
  • Receive your results in June

Fall Exams

  • Apply from June 1 – September 1
  • Exam writing window: November 1 – 15.
  • Receive your results in December

Renewal by continuous learning

  • New application deadline: October 27, 2021
  • Apply anytime from January 14 – October 27, 2021

2022

Spring Exams

  • Apply from January 13 – March 7
  • Exam writing window: May 1 – 15
  • Receive your results in June

Fall Exams

  • Apply from June 1 – September 1
  • Exam writing window: November 1 – 15.
  • Receive your results in December

Renewal by continuous learning

  • Apply anytime from January 13 – November 1, 2022

Poster

2022 Poster PDF cover page

2022 Poster [PDF, 47 KB]