A Each of the PMI certifications are obtained by successfully passing an examination based largely on the PMBOK Guide. Individuals must meet certain education and experience requirements before being approved to sit for the exam. Upon approval, the applicant must pay the certification fee.
 
Credential Fees Member Non-member
PMP Exam fee $405 USD/£256 $555 USD/ £351
PgMP Exam fee $1500 USD/£949 $1800 USD/£1139
CAPM Exam fee $225 USD/£142 $300 USD/£190
PMI-ACP Exam fee $435 USD/£275 $495 USD/£313
PMI-RMP Exam fee $520 USD/£329 $670 USD/£424
PMI-SP Exam fee $520 USD/£329 $670 USD/£424
Credential Requirements Bachelor's No Bachelor's
PMP PM Experience Hours 4500 7500
  PM Experience Months 36 60
  PM Education Hours 35 35
CAPM PM Experience Hours 1500 2500
  PM Experience Months 24 24
  PM Education Hours 23 23
PMI-ACP High School diploma. 
2000 hours of project management experience. 
1500 hours of agile project management experience. 
21 hours of Agile project management education.
   
PMI-RMP 4 Year Degree. 
3000 hours of project risk management experience. 
30 hours of project risk management education.
   
PMI-SP 4 Year Degree. 
3500 hours of project scheduling experience. 
30 hours of project scheduling education.
   

Candidates may apply by completing and submitting via postal mail only a PMP paper application or a CAPM paper application. Candidates may also apply on-line at www.pmi.org for the PMP and CAPM credentials for faster processing.
 
Once your application has been processed, if eligible, you will receive an eligibility letter containing detailed scheduling instructions to take the PMP or CAPM examinations. 
 
Test candidates have 1 year from the date their application is approved and processed to take the exam. Candidates may take the exam once within each eligibility period. The candidate’s eligibility expiration date is printed on the 1st page of the eligibility letter the candidate receives if their application is approved.
 
If eligibility to take the CAPM examination has not expired, candidates who applied for, but did not take the CAPM examination, may request cancellation of their CAPM application and submit a PMP application instead. The candidate must pay the full certification fee for the PMP examination, and a processing fee of $100.00 will apply.
 
More details on the certification process can be found at thePMI website under Professional Development & Careers.

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