Application Submission & Fees

Application Submission & Fees

Application Submission & Fees

Visit MY NCTRC LOGIN to complete the Professional Eligibility Application process.

Application Deadlines for NCTRC Certification Exam

Exam Window Application Submission Window*
November 6-18, 2017 August 10 – September 29, 2017
January 8-20, 2018 September 30 – December 1, 2017
March 5-17, 2018 December 2, 2017 – January 29, 2018
May 7-19, 2018 January 30 – March 31, 2018
July 9-21, 2018 April 1 – June 2, 2018
September 10-22, 2018 June 3 – August 3, 2018
November 5-17, 2018 August 4 – September 28, 2018

*A complete application appropriate to your eligibility path, including all fees and transcripts, must be received within the designated application window in order to be reviewed for a requested exam. The application review may take 4-6 weeks after submission of all the required materials. Applicants will receive access to the exam registration process when the application review is complete.

Application Fees

New Application for Professional Eligibility Review Fee* $100.00
New Application Prior to Degree Review Fee* $125.00
Returned Application Processing Fee $25.00
Pre-Application Coursework Review Fee $35.00
Exam Registration Fee* $325.00
Exam Reschedule Fee $25.00
Annual Fee to Maintain Professional Eligibility $80.00
(required after 1 year of Professional Eligibility)
Professional Eligibility Reinstatement Fee $25.00
Fee for Bank Checks from Foreign Countries $25.00
Fee for Returned Check $50.00
Fee for Rejected Credit Card $20.00

*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. All certification review fees paid to NCTRC are nonrefundable, regardless of review decision or withdrawal of the application during the review process.

Submitting Applications

All materials submitted to NCTRC as part of the Professional Eligibility Application process will become the property of NCTRC. Incomplete applications will be denied and your requested test date may be postponed.

Please keep contact information current throughout your application process. You may update your contact information by logging into your profile at MY NCTRC LOGIN or you may email your requested changes to