Exam Dates

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Upcoming exam dates

2019 Exam Dates

Certifying Exam Only - October 12, 2019

2020 Exam Dates

Certifying/CDQ Exam - February 8, 2020 (Registration closes September 30, 2019; after this date, late fees apply) 

ITE Exam Administered through Programs - June 6, 2020

Certifying/CDQ Exam - June 13, 2020 (Registration opens November 1, 2019)

Certifying Exam Only - October 10, 2020

Details, Deadlines and Cost

NOTE:  If deadlines noted below are missed, registration fees will include a late fee.  Registration fees, including late fee, are $1,593  for Certification Exam and $1,327 for CDQ Exam.  The late fee period starts October 1st for the February 2020 exam.

October 2019 Certifying/CDQ Examination - $ 150 Registration Processing Fee (for 2nd & 3rd examination opportunities)

Examination Application period
15 April 2019 - 01 June 2019
Application deadline
01 June 2019
Scheduling permits available online
15-Jul-19
Certifying examination
Saturday, 12 October 2019
Expected results reporting date
15 December 2019

February 2020 Certifying Examination - $1327.50

Examination Application period
01 August 2019 - 30 September 2019
Application deadline
30 September 2019
Scheduling permits available online
20-Nov-19
Certifying examination
Saturday, 08 February 2020
Expected results reporting date
15 April 2020

February 2020 CDQ Examination - $1000

Examination Application period
01 August 2019 - 30 September 2019
Application deadline
30 September 2019
Scheduling permits available online
20-Nov-19
Certifying examination
Saturday, 08 February 2020
Expected results reporting date
15 April 2020

February 2020 Certifiying/CDQ Examination - $ 150 Registration Processing Fee (for 2nd & 3rd examination opportunities)

Examination Application period
01 August 2019 - 30 September 2019
Application deadline
30 September 2019
Scheduling permits available online
20-Nov-19
Certifying examination
Saturday, 08 February 2020
Expected results reporting date
15 April 2020