Exam Fees (U.S.)

​CEBS Designation: Cost

Cost Breakdown

To earn the CEBS designation​, you will need to complete five courses.​​

To earn either the GBA or RPA credential you need to complete three courses each. Upon completion of GBA and RPA, you would earn the CEBS designation as well as both specialty credentials. 

Cost per course varies depending on study materials selected: 

Required: Successful completion of comprehensive exam - $550* (includes two attempts if purchased in 2024)
Essential: Study Guide - $260 (includes print and online access)
Essential: Textbook - cost varies
Optional additional support: Instructor-led Online Study Group - $250

*See www.cebs.org/virtualexams for full details. 

Save 20% with a Success Package! 

Position yourself for the best outcome with the Success Package. Each package has the key elements you'll need to jump start your CEBS journey—textbook, Study Guide, Online Study Group and exam.  Details are within each course page and on the order form

Other fees: (See  policies for details)

Exam Retake: $100
Exam Transfer: $150
Late CE Credit Request: $100



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