SCHEDULES Exam & registration dates

Finish the NCA process on a timeline that suits your needs. Check our exam and exam registration schedules.


2021 Exam Schedule

(download PDF of schedule here)

*All Dates and schedules are subject to change without notice.

For more information, refer to our FAQs, Exam Information and Rules and Policies.

Registration Deadlines

Exam Session               

Registration Opens                   

Registration and accommodations requests close at 23:00 ET 

JanuaryNovember 17, 2020December 6, 2020
February December 14, 2020January 5, 2021
MarchJanuary 15, 2021February 5, 2021
AprilFebruary 15, 2021March 5, 2021
May March 15, 2021April 2, 2021
JuneApril 12, 2021April 30, 2021
JulyMay 10, 2021May 28, 2021
AugustJune 7, 2021June 25, 2021
SeptemberJuly 5, 2021July 23, 2021
OctoberAugust 2, 2021August 20, 2021
NovemberAugust 30, 2021September 17, 2021
DecemberSeptember 27, 2021October 15, 2021