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The SPEC and Acupuncture exams are administered nationwide six times each year at Prometric Testing Centers.

The NBCE must RECEIVE your application by 5:00 p.m. Mountain Time on the deadlines listed below.
You cannot make any changes to a scheduled exam after the deadline.

For reschedules/cancellations 30 days or greater prior to the  SPEC and ACU exam application deadlines, there is no charge.
For cancellations within this same time frame, the NBCE will offer a full refund of the original exam fee.
Please email support@nbce.org or call 800-964-6223 to discuss.

For reschedules/cancellations 5-29 days prior to the SPEC and ACU exam application deadlines, there is a $50 charge paid to and retained by Prometric and for cancellations within this same time frame, the NBCE will offer a partial refund of the original exam fee. Please contact support@nbce.org or call 800-964-6223 to discuss.

After published deadlines, you may not make any changes to your appointment and the NBCE will issue no refunds.

 

 

2019 Examination Dates

Examination Date (Testing appointments available on dates listed below)

 

Application,  Changes
Deadline

Scores Posted
Online
February 4 – 9, 2019   01/31/19 02/28/19
April 1 – 6, 2019   03/28/19 04/25/19
June 3 – 8, 2019   05/28/19 06/27/19
July 29 – August 3, 2019   07/23/2019 08/22/19
September 30 – October 5, 2019   09/24/19 10/24/19
December 2 – 7, 2019     11/26/19 12/26/19

2020 Examination Dates

Examination Date (Testing appointments available on dates listed below)

 

Application,  Changes
Deadline

 
February 3 – 8, 2020   01/27/2020  
April 6 – 11, 2020   03/30/2020  
June 8 – 13, 2020   06/1/2020  
August 3 – 8, 2020   07/27/2020  
October 5 – 10, 2020   09/28/2020  
December 7 – 12, 2020     11/30/2020  

2021 Examination Dates

Examination Date (Testing appointments available on dates listed below)

 

Application,  Changes
Deadline

 
February 1 – 6, 2021   01/25/2021  
April 5 – 10, 2021   03/29/2021  
June 7 – 12, 2021   05/31/2021  
August 2 – 7, 2021   07/26/2021  
October 4 – 9, 2021   09/27/2021  
December 6 – 11, 2021     11/29/2021  

2022 Examination Dates

Examination Date (Testing appointments available on dates listed below)

 

Application,  Changes
Deadline

 
February 7 – 12, 2022   01/31/2022  
April 4 – 9, 2022   03/28/2022  
June 6 – 11, 2022   05/30/2022  
August 8 – 13, 2022   08/01/2022  
October 3 – 8, 2022   09/26/2022  
December 5 – 10, 2022     11/28/2022  
EXAM POSTPONEMENT OR WITHDRAWAL

You may reschedule your computer-based testing appointment using the Prometric scheduling tool. You must make changes prior to published deadlines. Please contact the NBCE at 800-964-6223 to discuss withdrawal options. After published deadlines, you may not make any changes to your appointment and the NBCE will issue no refunds.