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You must submit a CGMS application and pay the exam fee before scheduling your exam.

The computer-based CGMS exam is offered in-person at testing centers or with a live-remote proctor from the comfort of your home or office. You can review the Environmental and System Requirements for the live-remote proctor option on pages 3-4 of the Prometric ProProctor User Guide. Candidates will be given three (3) hours to complete the exam.

The CGMS Exam fee is $500 for members and $674 for nonmembers (includes optional complimentary 1-year NGMA membership).
The exam fee includes a non-refundable $75 application fee.


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