Effective July 2016

NCCAOM will accept credit card payments for certification and recertification applications through online submission only.

Security and protection of confidential information of its Diplomates and candidates is of vital importance to the NCCAOM. Visa, Master Card and now American Express payments may be submitted through the online application process. Paper applications will still be accepted, accompanied by a paper check or money order only.

Application Fees*

Month Lapsed Recert
Total Fee Required to Recertify
0 (currently active) $255 N/A $255
1 – 12 $255 $25 $280
13 – 24 $255 $55 $310
25 – 36 $255 $110 $365
0 (currently active) Application for Inactive Status $100
0 (currently active) Application for Retired Status $50
Terminated Application for Reinstatement $100
0 (currently active) Application for Conversion to Oriental Medicine $100


Reinstatement Examination Fees**

Acupuncture Reinstatement Examination Fee $450
Chinese Herbology Reinstatement Examination Fee $450
Oriental Medicine Reinstatement Examination Fee $550
Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology Reinstatement Examination Fee $550


**Examination fees are payable by Credit Card to the Pearson VUE testing center at  the time of the examination scheduling

Other Fees

Exam Result and Certification Verification Fee $45
Replacement Wall Certificate or ID Card $50
Hand Score Request $50
Copy of Records $25