Documentation Needed

Considering applying for ABOR certification? Review the information and documentation you will be asked to provide.

Online Application

You will need to provide the following details as part of the online application:

Education information (institutions attended, locations, dates, degrees obtained)

Employment history (institutions, addresses and telephone numbers, positions held and duties performed, dates of employment)

Optional HHS clinical laboratory technologist (CLT) card - If you passed the HHS (formerly HEW) Proficiency Examination, you can upload a scanned version of your card. (This examination was offered eight times between 1975 and 1987.)

Method of payment - MasterCard, VISA, American Express and Discover can be used to pay for the application fees through ABOR's secure online payment system. Click here for details on applicable fees.

Supporting Documentation

After your online application has been submitted, you will need to provide the following before your application can be reviewed:

Notary page - The notary page is printed from your application and must be signed, notarized, and mailed to the ABOR office. Click here to learn more about notarization.

Academic transcripts (U.S. and international) must be forwarded to the ABOR Office directly from the issuing institution and must be official and contain the seal of the educational institution. If your academic institution was located outside of the United States, you must obtain an equivalency evaluation from an agency approved by ABOR.

Click here for details on transcript policies and international equivalency evaluations.