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Key Exam Dates

2020 MOCP Exam Dates

November 19-21, 2020 (Thursday through Saturday)
Registration Opens August 1, 2020
Early Application Deadline August 31, 2020
Application Deadline & Refund Request Deadline September 30, 2020
Eligibility Notification November 1, 2020
MOCP Examination November 19*,  20*, 21**, 2020
Notification of Examination Results Prior to December 31, 2020


Please note: We strongly encourage candidates to take the exam during the hours that ABEM office support will be available.  The exam will be available outside of the support hours listed below if normal work hours are not feasible.  Should you encounter technical issues outside of support hours, please email immediately and click out of the exam window.

*Thursday and Friday -  Support will be available 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Central Standard Time (CST) both days.

**Saturday - Support is available from 10:00 a.m. CST until 2:00 p.m. CST.

You are given 4 hours to complete the exam.