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Everything You Need to Know about Certification Maintenance

From application due dates and examination fees to yearly statistics, we have everything you need to know about Certification Maintenance.


2018 Annual Registration

2018 Annual Registration
Annual Registration Begins October 17, 2017
Annual Registration Closes December 31, 2017

Recertification Examination Statistics

2018
Times Taken Total Taking Examination Total Passing Examination Pass Rate
First Time Candidates 234 221 94%
Repeat Candidates 7 6 86%
Total / Overall 241 227 94%
2017
Times Taken Total Taking Examination Total Passing Examination Pass Rate
First Time Candidates 265 257 98%
Repeat Candidates 5 5 100%
Total / Overall 270 262 97%
2016
Times Taken Total Taking Examination Total Passing Examination Pass Rate
First Time Candidates 245 239 98%
Repeat Candidates 6 5 97%
Total / Overall 251 244 97%

Timeline

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

2019 COMSSAT
Registration opens on ABOMS & SMT websites March 26, 2019
Registration closes on ABOMS website June 6, 2019
Exam closes on SMT website June 14, 2019
2019 Recertification Examination
Applications process begins March 26, 2019
Applications due June 6, 2019
Schedule Exam with Pearson/MRA July 01, 2019 – August 9, 2019
Examination September 21 – September 28, 2019

Fees

The fees for examinations shall be established annually by the Board of Directors on the basis of the actual and anticipated costs incurred by ABOMS in the examination process of Candidates and Diplomates and in the administration of its business.

Annual Registration - Paid Yearly
$200.00

Administrative Fee
$275.00

COMSSAT
Complimentary

Recertification Examination Application
$675.00