Availability and Locations

Supporting a global HR profession.

HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) exams are offered at test centers around the world.

You may search for the nearest Pearson VUE testing location before you apply to properly plan your testing experience. HRCI monitors test center usage closely and periodically evaluates test center locations based on customer volume.

Unable to find a test center in your location?

Please contact the HRCI directly for additional support.


When can I schedule and sit for my exam?

You may schedule your exam as soon as your application is approved. You must take your exam within 120 days of your application approval date.

Enter date of application approval

You may schedule your exam after Start Date.
You must take your exam no later than End Date.