In order to qualify/earn your CMP certification you must:
Meet Eligibility Requirements
To be eligible to sit for the CMP exam, your application must include proof of both EXPERIENCE and EDUCATION.
Pay Submission & Application Fees
The non-refundable fees cover the application submission ($250 USD) and the cost of the exam ($450 USD)
Pass The Exam With A Score of 55+
The exam consists of 165 multiple choice questions: 150 operational questions (scored) and 15 unscored questions (referred to as pre-test questions)
Wait To Retake
If you fail the exam, you will have to wait to retake until the next quarterly exam window becomes available.
Pay An Additional $450
During your approval year, you may take the exam as often as you need to but you will have to pay the $450 exam fee each time you take it.