The table below lists the fee and deadline for each National Board program. Additional fees may apply, access the Guide to National Board Certification for complete information.
|Take One!*||$395||January 31|
|National Board Certfication-first time candidates**||$2500|
|National Board Certfication-first time candidates**||$350/ retake selection|
*Fees paid toward Take One! will be credited to National Board Certification, should the Take One! candidate apply their score to National Board Certification.
**A nonrefundable application processing charge is required to submit an application for National Board Certification.
Checks, money orders, and purchase orders should be mailed to the following address:
c/o Bank of America, Illinois
99406 Collections Center Drive
Chicago, IL 60693
Candidates can make electronic payments (MasterCard, Visa, and e-checks) by logging in to My Profile.
Upon request, third-party payers may also use electronic funds transfer (EFT).
First-time candidates for National Board Certification are eligible for an extended final payment deadline of March 15, if they agree to use e-check when making payments for which they are personally responsible. Log in to My Profile for additional information.
You might be eligible for a refund of a portion of fees paid should you choose to withdraw. However, processing charges and initial fees are nonrefundable. Requests for full refunds will not be honored, regardless of the circumstance. For complete information regarding National Board refund policies, please refer to the Guide to National Board Certification.