OSTEOPATHIC BOARD CERTIFICATION

Upcoming Exams and Deadlines

Specific exam dates are subject to change prior to the release of exam application.

September 2019
Applications now available for the Spring 2020 Exam administration.

Fall 2019
Early Entry Certification Cognitive & OMT applications coming this Fall. Please check our website for updates.

December 2019
OCC Component 4 requirement for diplomates with a 12/31/2019 must complete all four (4) of their required modules prior to their certificate expiring.

Family Medicine & OMT Exam Schedule for 2020

February/March, 2020
Early Entry Certification Written (Cognitive) Exam (PearsonVue Testing Centers)
Application deadlines: TBD

March 18-19, 2020

Early Entry Certification OMT Practical (New Orleans in conjunction with the ACOFP Convention)
Application deadlines: TBD

March 18-19, 2020
Initial Certification OMT Practical (New Orleans in conjunction with the ACOFP Convention)
Application deadlines: Nov. 1, 2019 filing with late fees through Dec. 31, 2019

March 18-19, 2020
OCC/Recertification OMT Practical (New Orleans in conjunction with the ACOFP Convention)
Application deadlines: Oct. 1, 2019; filing with late fees through Dec. 1, 2019

April 6-18, 2020
Initial Certification Written (Cognitive) Exam (PearsonVue Testing Centers)
Application deadlines: Nov. 1, 2019 filing with late fees through Dec. 31, 2019

May 2-16, 2020
OCC/Recertification Cognitive Written (Cognitive) Exam (PearsonVue Testing Centers)
Application deadlines: Oct. 1, 2019; filing with late fees through Dec. 1, 2019

Sept. 21 – Oct. 3, 2020
Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification Written (Cognitive) Exam (PearsonVue Testing Centers)
Application deadlines: May 1, 2020; filing with late fees through July 1, 2020

Oct. 16-19, 2020
Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification OMT Practical Exam (Austin, Texas, in conjunction with the AOA’s OMED conference)
Application deadlines: May 1, 2020; filing with late fees through July 1, 2020

Geriatric Medicine CAQ Schedule for 2020

April 6-18, 2020
Geriatric Medicine CAQ Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification Written exam (Pearson Vue Testing Centers)
Application deadlines: Oct. 1, 2019; filing with late fees through Dec. 1, 2019

Family Medicine & OMT Exam Schedule for 2021

March 18-21, 2021
Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification OMT Practical (Orlando, Florida, in conjunction with the ACOFP Convention)
Application deadlines: Oct. 1, 2020; filing with late fees through Dec. 1, 2020

Initial Certification Written (Cognitive) Exam- Date TBD
Early Entry Certification Written (Cognitive) Exam- Date TBD
OCC/Recertification Cognitive Written (Cognitive) Exam- Date TBD

Geriatric Medicine CAQ Schedule for 2021

Geriatric Medicine CAQ Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification Written (Cognitive) Exam- Date TBD