Step 3. Choose an exam date.
Find the best date and location for you. Applications sent after the initial deadline will automatically incur an additional, nonrefundable, $70 late registration fee. Applications received after the late application deadline will automatically be processed for the next examination date. Note the application deadlines for each exam date. Are you ready to apply for the exam?
All deadlines are at 11:59 p.m. (Central) on the date specified.
Computer-Based Testing Dates
ASQ certification examinations are delivered by ASQ's testing partner, Prometric. The examination scheduling instructions in your eligibility letter will direct you to a section of Prometric's website, where you can select and schedule your examination date and location.
|Testing Windows:||Application Deadline|
|September 1 - October 15, 2016||
|January 6 - 22, 2017||December 9, 2016|
|March 3 - 19, 2017||February 3, 2017|
|May 5 - 21, 2017||April 7, 2017|
|July 7 - 23, 2017||June 9, 2017|
|September 1 - 17, 2017||August 4, 2017|
|November 3 - 19, 2017||October 6, 2017|
Special Administration Dates
|Exam Date||Application Deadline||Late Application Fee ($70) Deadline||Location|
|October 8, 2016||Deadline Passed||N/A||60th Annual Fall Technical Conference
|November 13, 2016||Deadline Passed||N/A||International Conference on Quality Standards|
|January 26, 2017||December 17, 2016||N/A||RAMS 2017
|February 26, 2017||January 20, 2017||N/A||2017 Lean and Six Sigma Conference
|April 30, 2017||March 24, 2017||N/A||2017 World Conference on Quality and Improvement
Under special circumstances, ASQ Sections and/or international organizations will host exams at select locations. When you apply to take your exam, you'll be asked to designate a preferred examination country on your application. ASQ will make every effort to accommodate your request.
**For a list of dates and locations of ASQ offered Permanent Special Administration sites (paper based exams) please click here.**
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