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, 2021September 17, 2021
NovemberAugust 30, 2021October 1, 2021
DecemberSeptember 27, 2021November 12, 2021

 

2022 Registration Deadlines

Exam Session               

Registration Opens                   

Registration and accommodations requests close at 23:00 ET 

JanuaryNovember 22, 2021December 17, 2021
February December 6, 2021December 31, 2021
MarchJanuary 17, 2021February 11, 2022
AprilFebruary 14, 2022March 5, 2022
May March 7, 2022April 1, 2022
JuneApril 18, 2022May  13, 2022
JulyMay 16, 2022June 10, 2022
AugustJune 13, 2022July 8, 2022
SeptemberJuly 18, 2022August 12, 2022
OctoberAugust 22, 2022September 16, 2022
NovemberSeptember 5, 2022September 30, 2022