Register and Schedule Exam

Step 1: Register for One Path to AICP When Prepared to Test & Schedule Your Exam Appointment

The One Path to AICP streamlines the certification process into three steps for all APA members. Start your journey to AICP Certification. Download the AICP Certification Guide for full details.

Ready to take the exam? Register for the certification program. You will be asked:

You will  be provided with an Eligibility ID after submitting your registration that will enable you to schedule an in-person or online remote exam appointment with Prometric for the upcoming test window.

Be sure to refer to the scheduling information within the AICP Certification Guide for detailed information on appointment scheduling, testing procedures, and transfers.

Registration for the May 2022 exam is now closed.

Information about the next exam cycle

Pro Tip: Add AICP@planning.org to your contacts so you do not miss any important emails.

Schedule your exam early in case any testing issues arise.

Transfer

You can transfer your exam registration to a future test window if you've registered for the upcoming AICP Certification Exam and are no longer able to test during the current test window. First, cancel your existing exam appointment . Next, click the link below to confirm you do not have an exam appointment and then pay the transfer fee. Please note that transfers are allowed only one time. Once the transfer is redeemed, whether you take the exam or not, the registration cannot be transferred again.

More detailed information on transfers can be found in the AICP Certification Guide.

The transfer window is now closed.