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Everything You Need to Know about the CAQ

From application due dates and examination fees to yearly statistics, we have everything you need to know about applying for and taking the CAQ in Head and Neck Oncologic and Reconstructive Surgery.

CAQ Statistics

2018
Times Taken Total Taking Examination Total Passing Examination Pass Rate
First Time Candidates 5 5 100%
Repeat Candidates 0 0 0%
Total / Overall 5 5 100%
2016
Times Taken Total Taking Examination Total Passing Examination Pass Rate
First Time Candidates 17 16 94%
Repeat Candidates 0 0 0%
Total / Overall 17 16 94%

Timeline

It is the Candidate’s responsibility to be aware and meet all deadlines.

Note: The next CAQ will take place in 2020 during the AAOMS Annual Meeting. 

CAQ Application and Examination Dates
Examination Application And Application Fee Period April 1, 2018 through June 1, 2020
ABOMS Application Review Completion Deadline June 30, 2020
Applicant Notification of Approval/Denial Deadline July 14, 2020
Examination Administration October 4, 2020 at Annual Meeting in San Antonio
Examination Results Communicated December 3, 2020
Certification Effective Date January 1, 2021

Fees

The fees for the Application and Examination are required to be made using VISA, MasterCard, or American Express credit cards.

Application Fee
$500.00

Examination Fee
$1500.00

Annual Registration Fee
$50.00