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Key Exam Dates

2018 MOCP Exam Dates

November 28, 2018 (Wednesday)
December 1, 2018 (Saturday)
Registration Opens August 1, 2018
Early Application Deadline August 31, 2018
Application Deadline & Refund Request Deadline September 30, 2018
Eligibility Notification November 1, 2018
MOCP Examination November 28* or December 1**, 2018
Notification of Examination Results December 31, 2018


You are given 4 hours to complete the exam.

Remember to adjust the starting time to your time zone from the times listed below.  

*Wednesday - Exam opens at 9:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (CST) and closes at 4:00 p.m. CST1

**Saturday - Exam opens at 10:00 a.m. CST and closes at 2:00 p.m. CST (exam is only open for four hours)

1Candidates choosing to take the exam on Wednesday, November 29,  may start any time after 9:00 a.m. CST. Test will shut down after four hours or at 4:00 p.m. CST, whichever comes first (i.e., a candidate would want to start at noon CST if they want to get their full four hours).


2019 MOCP Exam Dates

November 20, 2018 (Wednesday)
November 23, 2018 (Saturday)