What is the ASCP exam?

What is the ASCP exam?

The MLS(ASCP) and MLS(ASCPi) certification examination is composed of 100 questions given in a 2 hour 30 minute time frame. All exam questions are multiple-choice with one best answer. The certification exam is administered using the format of computer adaptive testing (CAT).

How do I schedule an ASCP exam?

Application Process

  1. Determine your examination category and eligibility route.
  2. Gather required documentation and submit to:
  3. Login or create an ASCP account.
  4. Submit online application and fee.
  5. Monitor application status.
  6. Await Admission Notification email.
  7. Schedule your exam date.
  8. Prepare for exam day.

How do you qualify for ASCP?

ASCP certified as a technician, AND an associate degree from a regionally accredited college/university, AND 4.5 years (54 months) of full time acceptable laboratory experience in cytometry (clinical*, research, industry, or veterinary) in the U.S., Canada or an accredited laboratory* within the last nine years.

What is the passing score for ASCP exam?

A scaled score of 400 is required to pass an examination.

What if I fail my ASCP exam?

Can I Retake an ASCP Test? According to ASCP guidelines, you can take an exam under the same eligibility route up to five times. If you fail to pass the exam after the fifth attempt, you are no longer eligible for that exam unless you can fulfill requirements for an alternate eligibility route (when available).

How much is the ASCP MLT exam?

ASCP Exams and Costs Each of these certification exams has its own associated fees and costs, ranging from just over $100 to over $500, although most average in the $200 range. Fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable and can be paid by credit card or check.

Which is better ASCP or AMT?

An ASCP membership can help professionals advance their careers. AMT ensures that all its certified health professionals are capable and competent individuals. Apart from having rigorous standards, AMT exams are highly secure and cost-effective.