If your certification application has been reviewed and approved by the AAB Board of Registry, you will receive written confirmation and instructions to schedule your examination. Follow the links below for details on scheduling and preparing for ABOR examination:

Examination Dates and Locations

Preparing for Exams

About ABOR Examinations

The ABOR examinations are written, multiple choice examinations that are graded by computer. Examinees will not be allowed to use a calculator or outside notes.

The 240-question generalist examination is 5 hours with a break after 2 ½ hours.

Individual discipline examinations are 70 questions in length and are 90 minutes each. A maximum of 3 exams can be taken by discipline per day. The basic knowledge examination must be taken at the first sitting.

Examination results are typically received by email 4-6 weeks from the date of the examination.

Learn more in the frequently asked questions.