SHRM-SCP Exam

SHRM SENIOR CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL (SHRM-SCP) EXAM
HR professionals who develop strategies, lead the HR function, foster influence in the community, analyze performance metrics, and align HR strategies to organizational goals, should take the SHRM-SCP exam.

SHRM-SCP Eligibility Requirements 
Less than a Bachelor's Degree* HR-Related Degree
6 years in HR role
Non-HR Degree
7 years in HR role
Bachelor's Degree HR-Related Degree
4 years in HR role
Non-HR Degree​
5 years in HR role
Graduate Degree HR-Related Degree
3 years in HR role
Non-HR Degree
4 years in HR role
* Less than a bachelor’s degree includes: working toward a bachelor's degree; associates degree; some college; qualifying HR certificate program; high school or GED.

Exam Format and Length 
Computer-based experience. 
Up to 4 hours in length. 
160 questions (95 knowledge items/65 situational judgment items).


Exam Fee

SHRM Member: $300* USD
Nonmember: $400* USD 
* Includes $50 nonrefundable application fee.

2018 SHRM-CP AND SHRM-SCP EXAM SCHEDULE

EXAM
WINDOWS

REGULAR APPLICATION ACCEPTED

LATE APPLICATION ACCEPTED 

Applications
Accepted

Exam Fees

Applications
Accepted

Exam Fees*

01/05/2018


15/07/2018

02/01/2018


23/03/2018

 

  • 400 USD (Non-SHRM Member)
  • 300 USD (SHRM Member)

 

  24/03/2018


13/4/2018

 

  • 475 USD (Non-SHRM Member)
  • 375 USD (SHRM Member)

 

01/12/2018


15/02/2019

15/05/2018


19/10/2018

 

  • 400 USD (Non-SHRM Member)
  • 300 USD (SHRM Member)

 

20/10/2018

-
09/11/2018

 

  • 475 USD (Non-SHRM Member)
  • 375 USD (SHRM Member)

 

* A nonrefundable late application fee of $75 (USD) will apply. 


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