OSTEOPATHIC BOARD CERTIFICATION

Upcoming Exams and Deadlines

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

Aug. 30, 2019
Tentative release date for spring 2020 Online Exam Applications. (Date subject to change without notice)

Sept. 28-Oct. 12, 2019
Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification Written (Cognitive) Exam (PearsonVUE Testing Centers)
Postmark application deadline: May 1, 2019; filing with late fees through July 1, 2019
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Oct. 24-26, 2019
Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification OMT Practical Exam (Baltimore in conjunction with the AOA’s OMED conference)
Postmark application deadline: May 1, 2019; filing with late fees through July 1, 2019
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March 19-22, 2020
Initial Certification & 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 3, 2020
Initial Certification Written (Cognitive) Exam (PearsonVUE Testing Centers)
Application deadlines: Oct. 1, 2019; filing with late fees through Dec. 1, 2019

April 3, 2020
Geriatric Medicine CAQ Initial Certification & OCC/Recertification Written exam (PearsonVUE Testing Centers)
Application deadlines: Oct. 1, 2019; filing with late fees through Dec. 1, 2019

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

Sept. 26, 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

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

Spring 2021
Initial Certification Written (Cognitive) Exam- Date TBD

Spring 2021
OCC/Recertification Cognitive Written (Cognitive) Exam- Date TBD