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Application Fees ▼ (Click to Read)

Application fees are due when the application is submitted to NCCAOM. All fees are payable in United States ($) dollars and are non-refundable.

Application Type Fee
Oriental Medicine (OM) Certification Application $595
Acupuncture (AC) Certification Application $475
Chinese Herbology (CH) Certification Application $425
Recertification Application (Active Status) $230
Inactive Application (Active Diplomates Only) $75
AC and/or CH Diplomates Converting to OM $460
Reinstatement to Active Diplomate Status $100

Certification Application change fees

Change Type Fee
AC Certification Application changed to OM Certification Application $220
CH Certification Application changed to OM Certification Application $220
OM Certification Application changed to AC Certification Application $100
OM Certification Application changed to CH Certification Application $100
Examination Fees ▼

Examination fees are paid directly to Pearson VUE at the time of exam registration.

Application Type English Language Foreign Language
Acupuncture with Point Location Module $300 $700
Biomedicine Module $300 $700
Chinese Herbology Module $300 $700
Foundations of Oriental Medicine Module $300 $700
Acupuncture Reinstatement Exam $450 N/A
Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology Reinstatement Exam $550 N/A
Chinese Herbology Reinstatement Exam $450 N/A
Oriental Medicine Reinstatement Exam $550 N/A
Practice Tests $60 – $75 N/A
Recertification Fees ▼

Application fees are due when the application is submitted to NCCAOM. All fees are payable in United State ($) dollars and are non-refundable.

Month Lapsed Recert Fee Lapsed Fee PDA Points Lapsed PDA Points Total Fee & PDA Points Required to Recertify
0 (currently active) $230 N/A 60 N/A $230 + 60 PDA Points
1 – 12 $230 $25 60 15 $255 + 75 PDA Points
13 – 24 $230 $55 60 30 $285 + 90 PDA Points
25 – 36 $230 $110 60 45 $340 + 105 PDA Points
Miscellaneous Fees ▼

All fees are payable in United States ($) dollars and are non-refundable.

Exam Result and Certification Verification Fees:

Current NCCAOM Certification Status Fee
Certified Diplomate $35.00
Candidate for Certification $35.00
Inactive Status $35.00
Lapsed Status $100.00
Terminated Status or State Candidate $100.00

Hardcopy of Handbook and Application

Handbook Type Fee
Certification Handbook and Application $35.00
Reinstatement Handbook and Application $35.00

Other Fees

Request Type Fee
Copy of Records $25.00
Replacement Wall Certificate or ID Card $50.00
Hand Score Request $50.00
Returned Check Fee $35.00

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