Exam Application Deadlines & Fees

Exam Application Deadlines & Fees

Exam Application Deadlines & Fees

Application Deadlines for Certification Exam


The next available exams are as follows:

Exam Registration Deadline* Exam Window
January 2, 2018 January 8-20, 2018
March 2, 2018 March 5-17, 2018
May 4, 2018 May 7-19, 2018
July 8, 2018 July 9-21, 2018
September 7, 2018 September 10-22, 2018
November 2, 2018 November 5-17, 2018

*After you have been notified of Exam Qualified status or wish to register for the exam for Professional Eligibility, Reentry or Recertification, you may register for the exam until the posted Exam Registration Deadline date to receive an eligibility id number to schedule your appointment for the NCTRC exam at a Prometric test site.

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.