Certification exams allow you to earn professional licensure in a number of industries, such as financial planning, public accounting, and school counseling.
Step 1: Schedule your exam
You can schedule your exam during any of these days and times:
- Monday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Tuesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Certification exams are offered in the Business Building (BS3000).
Step 2: Pay your testing fee
The cost for taking a certification exam is $100 for up to 8 hours of testing. You will be prompted to pay the sitting fee when you schedule your exam, or you can follow the link below.
What to bring
You must bring a government-issued photo ID that bears your signature. All funded military candidates must present a current military ID and a second form of government-issued photo ID.
Acceptable forms of identification are:
- Current driver's license
- Current state or federal ID card
- Current passport
- Tribal ID card
- Naturalization card
- Certificate of citizenship
What not to bring
All personal belongings must be kept outside of the testing lab. This includes jewelry, watches, wallets, and purses, in addition to these items:
- Cell phones
- Electronic communication devices, visual or audio recording or listening devices, or any device with an on/off button, such as MP3 players, PDAs, tablets, computers, CD players, removable storage devices, calculator watches, clocks, spellcheckers, and so on.
- Eyeglasses with communication and recording devices
- Calculators and calculator manuals (on-screen calculators are provided for tests that allow them)
- Handwritten or printed materials, such as dictionaries, notebooks, scratch paper, textbooks, etc.
- Packages and bags of any kind, such as backpacks and briefcases
- Hats or headwear, except for those being worn for religious or medical purposes
- Food or beverages, including chewing gum
- Unauthorized aids, such as slide rulers, rulers, translation aids, highlighters, etc.
- Unauthorized medical devices, such as Epinephrine injections, except with prior approval