Recent Updates Regarding NCCAOM

You probably may have heard that there are several updates regarding NCCAOM. 

Following are some information regarding NCCAOM: 

1. The NCCAOM’s Pre-Graduation Route 1b will be eliminated effective from September 1, 2018. Students who meet the hourly requirement for the Pre-Grad route may submit their NCCAOM application up to 12:00 a.m. (midnight) on August 31, 2018. All of these applications will be processed according to the regular Pre-Grad system. Beginning September 1, 2018, the pre-graduation option and process will be discontinued. Students who are close to graduation and qualify under the NCCAOM’s Graduation Route 1a - Formal Education U.S. will be able to submit their application sixty (60) days prior to their graduation date.

2. The NCCAOM will administer the exams in a linear format beginning January 2020. The NCCAOM will work with the schools to understand the steps needed to assist their students register for the 2020 linear exam administration. An NCCAOM School Webinar is scheduled for Thursday, June 28, 2018 to review this information. Special announcements will be posted soon on

3. The exam content outlines of the NCCAOM will be changed starting on January 2020. The 2020 content can be looked at

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