Repeating the Exam

Written Component

No candidate can take the Written Component more than 3 times in any one calendar year.

There is more information about repeating an exam in the Exam Policies.

You can ask us to rescore your exam if you think there might be a mistake in your exam score report. There is more information about rescoring in the Exam Policies and in the Frequently Asked Questions.

You can request Administrative Reconsideration if you think that there were issues on the day of the exam that affected your performance. There is more information about Administrative Reconsideration in the Exam Policies and in the Frequently Asked Questions.

Clinical Component

There is more information about repeating an exam in the Exam Policies.

You can ask us to rescore your exam if you think there might be a mistake in your exam score report. There is more information about rescoring in the Exam Policies and in the Frequently Asked Questions.

You can request administrative reconsideration if you think that there were issues on the day of the exam that affected your performance. There is more information about administrative reconsideration in the Exam Policies and in the Frequently Asked Questions.

You can request a file review if you want more detailed information about your exam performance. There is more information about file review in the Exam Policies and in the Frequently Asked Questions. Before you ask for a file review, you should look at the sample file review, so you will know what to expect. You can use the file review application below to request your File Review.

Here are some documents and resources that may help you when you are preparing to write the exam again.