The Patient Advocate Certification Exam

Earning the BCPA Credential requires passing the exam.

Find current information about the exam here.  A Handbook will become available to guide you through registration, preparation, and the exam.*

Eligibility Criteria

Link to the latest information about being eligible to take the exam.

2018 Exam Dates

  • Spring Testing Period:  March 17 to March 31, 2018  (application deadline, February 15, 2018)
  • Fall Testing Period:  September 15 to September 29, 2018 (application deadline, August 15, 2018)

Study Materials


Registration will begin in late 2017.*


*Sign up at right (or below, on mobile devices) to be notified when registration, the Handbook, and resource materials become available.)