Apply for PEC Exam

Only online registration on this website is accepted. Applications submitted by mail, fax or email will not be accepted and will be returned to the individual.

You will need a test code from PEC in order to apply

You are required to upload a copy of your license or license verification from the licensing board that includes the Licensing state, your name, type of license, expiration of license and the website if it is from a verification portal. 


  • Core Exams (INPT, LRN, MN and NIC) - $275
  • Subspecialty (EFM) - $160
  • Incomplete applications are subject to a $30 reprocessing fee


  • No refunds will be issued for any reason


  • Once determined eligible, withdrawal from the process will not be allowed

Change your Testing Date

A candidate who cannot take their currently scheduled examination or have missed their testing date can request a change. Candidates may request to reschedule their testing date provided that they meet all requirements.

See "Change your Testing Date" for complete details.

Unsuccessful Candidates

A candidate who does not receive a passing score is not eligible for any refund.

Ineligible Applications

Ineligible applications are subject to a $50 application fee.


  • It can take up to four weeks to process an application
  • To apply, you must have test code of a pre-arranged site.  Contact PEC for the information
  • Test results are sent within 6 weeks of receipt of the answer sheets via US first class mail

Register for a PEC exam