Review the International CPHQ Candidate Handbook for all guidelines and information before applying for the exam. The CPHQ exam is offered four times a year in many international testing centers and online with a remote proctor.

Applications for each window must be submitted no later than 11:59 pm CT by the application deadlines.

Upcoming Windows and Registration Deadlines

Exam Windows and Registration Deadline

  • Exam Window: June 12–25, 2022
    • Application Period: February 15–May 9, 2022
  • Exam Window: September 4–17, 2022
    • Application Period: May 10–August 8, 2022
  • Exam Window: December 4–17, 2022
    • Application Period: August 9–November 14, 2022


  • NAHQ member rate: $529
  • Nonmember rate: $629

Join NAHQ to save on the CPHQ exam fee.

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