When can I apply for the Single Discipline Written exam?
By the application deadline but NCOPE must mark your residency complete by the residency deadline for your desired exam cycle. We will allow an additional 30 days after the residency deadline for NCOPE to mark your residency complete.
When can I apply for the Simulation and CPM exams?
Once you have completed your residency for that discipline. You must apply for eligibility and once approved, you have three years to take the exams. Check the application deadlines for your desired exam cycle.
I am extending my credential to become dual disciplined, do I need to submit another application fee?
Yes, application and exam fees are required for each additional credential and are due when you apply.
When will ABC notify me of my application status?
We will send a notice of your eligibility status via email and mail within four weeks of receiving your application. Check your application status by logging in to your MY ABC account.
What if I don't yet have the required doucments by the application deadline?
Your application will be denied; however, we will defer your exam fees to the subsequent cycle. If we do not receive the required documents by the deadline for the next cycle, your application will be denied, and a refund of your exam fee(s) will be issued. It is your responsibility to reapply for eligibility with the required fees.