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 take my exam?

You may schedule your exam at least 14 days after your application approval date and must take the exam within 120 days from your application’s approval date.

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