Exam Application Deadlines & Fees

Exam Application Deadlines & Fees

Exam Application Deadlines & Fees

Application Deadlines for Certification Exam

Please pardon our digital dust as we update our systems to better serve you.

As we work behind the scenes, setting the stage for implementation of a full suite of new and improved features, we will be unable to accept exam applications between June 19 – July 31. Thank you for your patience and please visit us on or after August 1.

The next available exams are as follows:

Exam Window Application Submission Window*
July 10-22, 2017 March 6 – May 5, 2017
September 11-23, 2017 May 6 – June 16, 2017
November 6-18, 2017 August 1 – September 5, 2017

*A complete application for your selected eligibility path, including all fees and transcripts, must be received within the designated application window in order to be reviewed for a requested exam.


Application Fees

Exam Registration Fee $325.00
New Application for Professional Eligibility $100.00
New Application Prior to Degree Review Fee $125.00
CTRS Reentry Fee $80.00
Recertification Fee $105.00
Exam Reschedule Fee $25.00

The required fees must accompany each NCTRC application or the application will be returned. All fees must be in U.S. dollars. If an individual resides outside of the U.S., the fees must be sent by credit card, money order or cashier’s check in U.S. dollars made payable to NCTRC.