The SPEC and Acupuncture exams are administered nationwide six times each year at Pearson Professional Centers.
Applications must be received by the NBCE by the application deadlines listed below. Requests to withdraw from an examination must be received by the withdrawal deadlines listed below.
2018 Examination Dates
|January 29 – February 3, 2018||01/04/18||01/25/18||02/22/18|
|April 2 – 7, 2018||03/08/18||03/29/18||04/26/18|
|June 4 – 9, 2018||05/10/18||05/31/18||06/28/18|
|July 30 – August 4, 2018||07/05/18||07/26/18||08/23/18|
|October 1 – 6, 2018||09/06/18||09/27/18||10/25/18|
|December 3 – 8, 2018||11/08/18||11/29/18||12/27/18|
EXAM POSTPONEMENT OR WITHDRAWAL
POSTPONING AN EXAM: You may postpone an examination once and only to the next exam administration. In the event that you must postpone a testing appointment, you must give the NBCE two business days’ notice (Monday – Friday). Please call the NBCE Registration and Records Department at 800-964-6223 to receive further instructions. WITHDRAWAL: To withdraw from your exam and to be eligible for a partial refund of exam fees, submit a written withdrawal request by the published deadline. You may e-mail the request to firstname.lastname@example.org.