• Error accessing source query or folder. Please verify that the selected query or folder exists and you have permission to access it.

ABO Advanced Examination May - July 2020

The Advanced Certification designation, ABO-AC, are earned only after a practitioner has attained several years of experience, completes a prescribed curriculum of advanced education, and achieves a passing score on the rigorous examination. Test specifications are posted on this site on the examination handbook.

Having earned the basic ABO certification, and completed one recertification period (3 years) you are eligible to take the Advanced exam.  

Exams are given in English, via computer at a Prometric testing facility or through ProProctor remote testing, and the exam is 3 hours long.

Important information to note before registering for the exam:
-If you need to complete our Disability Accommodation Form, please click HERE to download our Accommodation request information.  Once you are ready to submit your form, please click HERE .
-Exam registration fee is $225, and are NON-REFUNDABLE once payment has been submitted.
-Please make sure you review the Advanced Examination Handbook for further exam policy information before registering for the exam.  It will answer most of your questions about the exam. 
-After you have submitted the registration fee, you will receive an email confirmation with your eligibility ID number and instructions on how to schedule your exam to pick your location, date, and time.  (Make sure to check your junk/spam folder, as the email confirmation’s may go into those folders.) 
-The testing dates have been extended through 07/31/2020
-Please click on this link for up to date site closures for the testing facilities through Prometric.
-If you are interested in ProProctor remote testing, please review the user guide by clicking here.

***Please be aware that regular registration has been extended and will end on 07/15/2020 11:59PM (EST).  We have WAIVED the late registration fee, due to the current circumstances. ***

5/1/2020 - 7/31/2020

Sign In