FAQs on the CMP Program

FAQs on the CMP Program

  • 1. What are the requirements for applying for the exam?

  • 2. How do I apply?

  • 3. How do I create an online account?

  • 4. How do I report my professional experience?

  • 5. What if my title is not something like “Meeting Manager” or “Events Coordinator”?

  • 6. What documentation will I need to prove my attendance at continuing education sessions?

  • 7. Do I have to list every session I attended?

  • 8. If the event has been pre-approved by Events Industry Council for CMP credit, do I have to list all the sessions I attended?

  • 9. Where do I find pre-approved courses?

  • 10. Can I go to education activities that are not pre-approved?

  • 11. Is it true that some of my continuing education doesn’t have to be meeting-specific?

  • 12. How long before I hear if my application has been approved?

  • 13. How long do I have to take the exam once I’m approved?

  • 14. How much does it cost?

  • 15. How should I study for the exam?

  • 16. Where is the exam given?

  • 17. How is the exam structured?

  • 18. What is the passing score?

  • 19. When will I know if I passed?

  • 20. What should I expect at the test center?

  • 21. If I pass, when will I get my certificate?

  • 22. If I fail, can I take the exam again?