National AICP Exams

To become a certified planner and use the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) designation, one must be a current member of the American Planning Association, submit an application meeting certain education and experience requirements, pass an examination, and be a fully paid member of APA and AICP.

The AICP exam is currently offered twice per year, in the fall and spring. The testing window for the two exam periods are posted on the APA's website at . The exam is offered electronically at testing sites throughout the NY metro area that are disclosed upon acceptance of your AICP application.

For more information on AICP certification and application requirements, please visit:

For exam preparation materials, please go to the Exam Resources page.

May 2013 Exam Results

Congratulations to the following Metro Chapter members who passed the May 2013 AICP exam!

  • Christina Calabrese
  • Nicole Campo
  • Ethan Cohen
  • Chace Cottrell
  • Jean Friedman
  • Steven Gates
  • Christopher Gomez
  • Greg Holisko
  • Ahmed Ismail
  • Yennga Khuong
  • Noah Levine
  • Lisa Santoro

For post-exam information, please go to:

AICP Exam Questions

For questions regarding the AICP Exam, please don't hesitate to contact Pintu Behera, Professional Development Coordinator at

Applicants can refer all exam related questions to

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