Not Sure Where to Begin?

Follow these simple steps, and you’ll be on your way to advancing
your career by earning your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credential.


1. DETERMINE YOUR ELIGIBILITY:
SHRM certification requires HR professionals sitting for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam to have a combination of work experience and education. For eligibility requirements, visit shrmcertification.org/eligibility.


2. APPLY FOR THE SHRM-CP OR SHRM-SCP EXAM:
Apply online at shrmcertification.org/apply. To find the exam location nearest you, visit Prometric, SHRM's testing vendor, at prometric.com/shrm.


2020 Spring Exam Window | May 1 - July 15, 2020
APPLICATION WINDOW OPENSEARLY-BIRD APPLICATION DEADLINESTANDARD APPLICATION DEADLINE 
January 6, 2020
March 20, 2020
April 10, 2020
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SHRM-CP & SHRM-SCP Exam Fees

Early-Bird Exam Fee: SHRM member: $300 USD | Nonmember: $400 USD
Standard Exam Fee: SHRM member: $375 USD | Nonmember: $475 USD


(fees include a $50 USD nonrefundable application processing fee)


3. CHOOSE THE 2019 SHRM LEARNING SYSTEM LEARNING OPTION THAT SUITS YOUR LEARNING STYLE:


4. TAKE THE EXAM AND LEVERAGE YOUR CERTIFICATION:

Receive your official test results from SHRM and set yourself apart by using your credentials. To learn about recertification, visit shrmcertification.org/recertify