How to Register for the PCAT®

As of 2012, the PCAT is a computer-based test that is administered several times a year.

Test dates are offered in January, July, and September in all locations with select locations offering options in October and November. The test is administered by Pearson at testing locations throughout the United States and Canada.

2013-2014 PCAT Test Dates

July 17-18, 2013
September 3-4 & September 16-18, 2013
October 28-31, 2013
November 1 & November 4-8, 2013
January 7-8, 2014

Students are encouraged to register early, as seating is provided on a first-come, first-serve basis and there are no opportunities to take the PCAT standby. Registration costs $199 and can be done either online or via mail; additional fees may apply. For additional registration information, visit