Application dates and quick links
Please click on the Certification tab or the Recertification tab for updates regarding exam dates. For quick links, please see below.
Pathway A candidates have a Masters degree from an ABGC/ACGC accredited program or will graduate from an ABGC/ACGC accredited program by June 1st of the exam year. Candidates who have completed all program requirements by the examination date are also be eligible. The training program must have been ABGC/ACGC accredited for the entire duration of the candidate’s training.
Candidates who have completed their training in non-ABGC/ACGC accredited programs must apply through Pathway B, C, or D.
There are several categories of Pathway A applicants:
All Pathway A candidates are required to submit the following documentation and pay all appropriate fees by the application deadline. Detailed description of the required documentation can be found on the CBGC website.