Special Information to Note:

  • If you choose Live Remote Proctoring, you must schedule and take your exam within two weeks of receiving your authorization.
  • If you do not schedule your exam, you will lose all examination fees.
  • If you request an additional two-week extension, a $150 examination extension fee will apply.
  • If you want to switch your testing mode, a $150 fee will apply.

Please read the Candidate Information Bulletin here.

Future CCIFPs

*There is a reduced examination fee available to returning candidates for 18 months from the original or last unsuccessful examination attempt. You must wait a minimum of two (2) weeks between exam attempts. A new application form and all applicable fees must be submitted each time re-examination is requested and you must meet all eligibility requirements in effect at the time of the application.

If applying online, payment must be made at the time of application by a major credit card. No other forms of payment shall be accepted for online applications. Payments may be made by money order, certified check, or personal check must accompany your application when mailed. Payment should be made payable to "CFMA" and mailed to CCIFP Certification Division, 100 Village Boulevard, Suite 200, Princeton, NJ 08540.  Failure to submit the fees in the required form will result in the rejection of your application.

The non-refundable application fee is $250 for first-time candidates and $100 for returning candidates. If upon review of your application, the Certification Division determines that you fail to meet the eligibility requirements in effect at the time of your application, the application form and any documentation submitted shall be returned to you along with a refunded payment amount equal to the examination fee.

Current CCIFPs