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Examples of additional costs include travel and accommodation costs if a CFA exam testing center is not offered near you or the purchase of an approved CFA calculator (which is required for CFA candidates on your exam date).
Registration fees for each exam level vary based on if you pay early or on time. There is also a CFA curriculum fee for each level or retake, but the cost of some study materials is part of the exam registration fee.
Learn more about the Level I CFA Program Exam pass rates in our helpful blog.
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We also encourage you to think ahead as you plan when you’ll take the exams. Level I tests are now offered each quarter. Due to exam rescheduling during the pandemic, 2022 Level II exams will be offered in February, August, and November while Level III exams will be offered in May and August.
The 2023 Level II exams are currently scheduled for May, August, and November while Level III exams will be held in February and August.
Learn more about CFA exam dates.
For 2022, the one-time enrollment fee of USD 450 is collected by the CFA Institute the first time you register for the Level I exam. You are then responsible for the USD 700 early registration fee or USD 1000 standard registration fee.
The Level I exam has historically had the highest pass rate among CFA charterholders.
Level II fees are identical to the fees you pay in Level I, minus the enrollment fee.
Level III fees are identical to the fees you pay in Level I and Level II, minus the one-time enrollment fee.
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