CFA Exam Fees & Cost Schedule
The CFA Exam consists of three separate tests and must be passed sequentially. The exam is administered by the CFA Institute who awards successful professionals a CFA charter once all three exams are passed. Taken by financial and investment professionals, the CFA exam carries a significant weight if you are looking to further your career as a finance professional.
One-time Program Enrollment Fee to Take the CFA Exam
To begin the process, a one-time program enrollment fee of $450 is required when you register for the Level I CFA exam.
You may request a full refund within two business days if you decide to change your mind on moving forward with the exam.
June 2017 CFA Exam (Levels I, II, III) Fees
The following fee schedule is for the June 2017 CFA exam only. Fees are subject to change. We will be updating this page periodically but info is also available on the CFA Institute page as well.
- Early registration fee: (deadline passed)
- Standard registration fee: $930 (deadline is February 15, 2017)
- Late registration fee: $1,380 (deadline is March 15, 2017)
What Does the Fee Cover?
By paying the upfront exam fees, you will receive the following;
- CFA program eBook with the complete curriculum
- An interactive study planner that guides your exam prep
- Topic-based practice tests
- Mock exams
- A mobile study app
For more information about the this exam, please visit our CFA exam page. You’ll find information about each exam, typical exam day schedule and more.