Start Your Application

All new applicants are required to create an ASCP account before applying online. When creating your ASCP account, your first and last name must match an acceptable form of identification. Please follow the instructions below and ensure a simple application process.


New Applicant

  • All Applications are completed online.
  • Create an ASCP account and start application.
  • Verify your contact information.
  • Select correct exam and pay fee


  • Incomplete applications can be saved and completed later.

Check Application Status

  1. Login to your ASCP Account.
  2. Under BOC Activities, click on Completed BOC Exam Applications.
  3. Click on Show Details for current status.


  • All status notifications are sent via email.
  • Keep your contact and email info current.

Manage Your BOC Profile & Settings

  1. Login to your ASCP Account.
  2. Click on Profile & Settings.
  3. Confirm information is correct and up-to-date.
  4. Make any necessary changes.

After you login, you are able to view:

  • Application Status
  • Certification Number and Expiration Date
  • Progress on Credential Maintenance 

Application Process

  1. Determine your examination category and eligibility route
    • Use BOC Eligibility Assistant for U.S. Certification
  2. Gather required documentation and submit to:

    Board of Certification
    33 W. Monroe St., Suite 1600
    Chicago, IL 60603

  3. Login or create an ASCP account
    • Do not create a duplicate account
  4. Submit online application and fee
  5. Monitor application status
    • Incomplete or missing information will delay processing
  6. Await Admission Notification email
    • Keep your email address current with BOC
  7. Schedule your exam date
  8. Prepare for exam day
  9. Await official exam results

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