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Exam Dates, Fees, and Registration

*All exams are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Examination Date Examination Location Registration Opens Registration Closes  

April 4, 2023

Pearson Vue
US and Canada
Testing Centers

 Nov 9, 2022

Jan 12 2023

CLOSED

*All exams are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Scenario-based Clinical Examination

*Registration will close on the specified date listed unless the exam fills prior to this date.  In the event that an exam fills, registrations will be allowed for waiting list only.
*Pearson Vue will contact registered examinees 45-60 days prior to the start of the exam with scheduling information.

Examination Dates Examination Location Registration Opens Registration Closes  

Oct 6-7, 2022

Pearson Vue
Testing Centers
Worldwide

June 2, 2021
9:00 AM CST

Jun 3, 2022
Or When Full

OPEN

Feb 23-24, 2023

Pearson Vue
Testing Centers
Worldwide

June 1, 2022
9:00 AM CST

Oct 21, 2022
Or When Full

CLOSED


Banking Completion - Online BCE

*There are an unlimited number of seats available for this examination. Online BCE's may be taken at anytime during the Examination Dates listed below.

Examination Dates Examination Location Registration Opens Registration Closes  

Jan 7 - Mar 24, 2022

Online

Aug 18, 2021

Dec 10, 2021

CLOSED

May 6 - Jul 28, 2022

Online

Dec 14, 2021

Apr 14, 2022

CLOSED

Sep 9 - Nov 10, 2022

Online

Apr 19, 2022

Aug 12, 2022

OPEN


Banking Completion - Mail-In Cases

*There are an unlimited number of seats available for this examination. Cases must be received at the ABO office at least one week prior to the Exam Start Date.

Examination Dates Examination Location Registration Opens Registration Closes  

Jun 22-23, 2022

Mail-in

Aug 18, 2021

Apr 21, 2022

CLOSED


Banking Completion - BCOE Retake

*There are a limited number of seats available for this examination. 
*Exam Schedules are sent 2 months prior to the start of the exam week. 

Examination Dates Examination Location Registration Opens Registration Closes  

Jun 22-23, 2022

Web-based/Live

Aug 18, 2021

Mar 25, 2022

CLOSED

*All exams are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Certification Renewal / Voluntary Renewal - BCE

*There are an unlimited number of seats available for this examination. Online BCE's may be taken at anytime during the Examination Dates listed below.

Examination Dates Examination Location Registration Opens Registration Closes  

Jan 7 - Jun 23, 2022

Online

Aug 18, 2021

Jun 10, 2022

OPEN

Jul 6 - Dec 8, 2022

Online

Mar 15, 2022

Nov 29, 2022

OPEN


Certification Renewal / Voluntary Renewal - Mail-in Cases

*There are an unlimited number of seats available for this examination. Cases must be received at the ABO office at least one week prior to the Exam Start Date.

Examination Dates Examination Location Registration Opens Registration Closes  

Jun 22-23, 2022

Mail-in

Aug 18, 2021

Apr 21, 2022

CLOSED

*All fees paid to the ABO including, but not limited to annual fees, verification, and exam registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Written Examination Fees

Application

$400.00

Registration

$740.00

Written Examination Total

$1,140.00

Written Re-Examination

$740.00

Clinical Examination Fees

Scenario-based Clinical Examination

$1,875.00

Certification Renewal Examination

$500.00

Voluntary Certification Renewal Examination

$150.00

BCOE Re-Examination (Web-based) 

$300.00

ICE Re-Examination (by Mail) / BCE

$150/case

ICE Balance of Cases (by Mail) / BCE

$0.00

Maintenance Fees

ABO Annual Fee  Pay Annual Fee

$260.00

The ABO is approved under Section 3689 for test fee reimbursement with GI Bill funds for eligible examinees. For more information, visit http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/licensing_certification.asp.