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* A complete and paid application must be received by the application deadline date to be eligible for review for that exam administration.


All fees due and payable in U.S. Dollar amounts only.  We do not accept payment via check.

Fees if Applying for all Three (3) Exam Sections

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Fees if Applying in Two Parts

Candidates who do not meet the work experience requirement and apply for the IDFX Only first, must submit another application for the IDPX/PRAC once the work experience requirements have been met.

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Exam Fee

Upon approval to take the NCIDQ exam, candidates should pay the exam fee during the exam payment/scheduling period for which they wish to test.

Reschedule Fee
Candidates may reschedule an exam appointment for the current exam administration only 31 or more days prior to the originally scheduled appointment date at no charge. Between 5 and 30 days candidates may reschedule an exam appointment for a $45 reschedule fee payable to Prometric. Exam appointments may not be rescheduled less than 5 days prior to a scheduled exam appointment and cannot be rescheduled to the next exam administration.

Cancellation Fee
A $80 exam cancellation fee will apply to any exam cancelled at any time after purchasing the exam up until 5 days prior to a scheduled exam appointment. 

Certificate Renewal Fee
Renewal payments are due on an annual basis, preset for either October or April, typically in alignment with the month originally certified.

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