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Primary 2017 Examinations

SPRING SESSION

Application/Registration Opens   

Application/Registration Final Filing Date

Application/Registration Late Final Filing Date 

Date Assignments Posted 

Exams  

September 15

January 15, 11:59 PM EST

February 15, 11:59 PM EST

during March

May – June


2017 Spring exams begin on May 22nd. Exams will continue until all registered candidates have been examined. Spring 2017 primary examination in Tucson, AZ will be limited seating/administered: AP - Tuesday, June  27th, CP - Wednesday, June 28th, AP - Thursday, June 29th.

 


FALL SESSION

Application/Registration Opens

Application Final Filing Date

Application Late Final Filing Date 

Registration Final Filing Date

(Only for those who have already been

declared board eligible by the ABP)

Date Assignments Posted

Exams

February 16

May 15, 11:59 PM EST

June 15, 11:59 PM EST

August 15, 11:59 PM EST

 

 

during September

October


2017 Fall exams begin on October 16th. Exams will continue until all registered candidates have been examined. (Tampa location only)


 

Combined AP/CP

AP Only 

CP Only 

AP portion of combined AP/CP

CP portion of combined AP/CP

AP portion of combined AP/NP

NP portion of combined AP/NP  

$2200

$1800

$1800

$1800

$1800

$1800

$1800 

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $1100)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)  


Primary 2018 Examinations

SPRING SESSION

Application/Registration Opens

September 15

Application/Registration Final Filling Date  

January 15, 11:59 PM EST

Application/Registration Late Final Filing Date 
(non refundable late fee applies)

February 15, 11:59 PM EST

Date Assignments Posted

during March

Exams

May – June


2018 Spring exams begin on May 14th. Exams will continue until all registered candidates have been examined. Spring 2018 primary examination in Tucson, AZ will be limited seating/administered, and will begin on June 18th.


FALL SESSION

Application/Registration Opens

May 15, 11:59 PM EST

New Application/Registration Final Filing Date

February 16

New Application/Registration Late Final Filing Date 
(non refundable late fee applies)

June 15, 11:59 PM EST

Registration Final Filing Date
(Only for those who have already been declared
board eligible by the ABP)

August 15, 11:59 PM EST

Date Assignments Posted

during September

Exams

October


2018 Fall exams begin on October 15th. Exams will continue until all registered candidates have been examined. (Tampa location only)


Combined AP/CP

AP Only 

CP Only 

AP portion of combined AP/CP

CP portion of combined AP/CP

AP portion of combined AP/NP

NP portion of combined AP/NP  

$2200

$1800

$1800

$1800

$1800

$1800

$1800 

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $1100)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

(LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)  


 

 

Subspecialty 2017 Examinations

Application/Registration Opens

Application/Registration Final Filing Date

Clinical Informatics Only Final Filing Date  

Application/Registration Late Final Filing Date

Clinical Informatics Only Late Final Filing Date

Date Assignments Posted 

Exams

Clinical Informatics Exams Only

February 16

May 15, 11:59 PM EST

June 1, 11:59 PM EST

June 15, 11:59 PM EST

July 1, 11:59 PM EST

during July

August-September

October


Subspecialty Only  $1800  (LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

     2017 Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine................................................starting September 7th

     2017 Chemical Pathology...........................................................................starting September 14th

     2017 Clinical Informatics.......................................................................October 16th - November 5th

     2017 Cytopathology..................................................................................August 28th - August 30th

     2017 Dermatopathology...............................................................September 11th - September 12th

     2017 Forensic Pathology..............................................................................starting September 6th

     2017 Hematopathology...........................................................................September 20th,21st, & 25th 

     2017 Medical Microbiology.........................................................................starting September 14th

     2017 Molecular Genetic Pathology............................................................starting September 13th

     2017 Neuropathology..................................................................................starting September 18th

     2017 Pediatric Pathology............................................................................starting September 19th


Subspecialty 2018 Examinations

Application/Registration Opens

Application/Registration Final Filing Date

Clinical Informatics Only Final Filing Date  

Application/Registration Late Final Filing Date

Clinical Informatics Only Late Final Filing Date

Date Assignments Posted 

Exams

Clinical Informatics Exams Only

February 16

May 15, 11:59 PM EST

June 1, 11:59 PM EST

June 15, 11:59 PM EST

July 1, 11:59 PM EST

during July

August-September

October


Subspecialty Only  $1800  (LATE FILING ADDITIONAL $900)

     2018 Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine......................................................September 6th - 7th

     2018 Chemical Pathology.................................................................................. September 17th

     2018 Clinical Informatics....................................................................................TBA

     2018 Cytopathology............................................................................................August 27th - 29th

     2018 Dermatopathology.....................................................................................September 12th - 13th  

     2018 Forensic Pathology....................................................................................September 5th

     2018 Hematopathology...................................................................................... September 25th -27th

     2018 Medical Microbiology................................................................................ September 17th

     2018 Molecular Genetic Pathology....................................................................September 18th - 19th

     2018 Neuropathology..........................................................................................September 20th

     2018 Pediatric Pathology....................................................................................September 24th


 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Examinations