Congratulations on your decision to obtain a RAC! Your RAC will serve as a valuable accomplishment as it represents your knowledge and commitment to the industry.
You may register online or via fax. If you experience any trouble, please contact us at +1 301 770 2920.
RAC exams are administrated twice a year, in the spring and autumn.
Once you are registered for the RAC, you will receive information on how to choose your exam location. Exam sites are located around the world in hundreds of centers. Explore your location options.
Through the Spring 2014 exam, you are qualified to sit for the RAC if you have obtained a bachelor’s (Baccalaureate) degree or its equivalent, or have at least three years of regulatory experience and are dedicated to the intensive study required to pass the exam.
As of the Autumn 2014 exams and going forward, you are qualified to sit for the RAC if you have obtained one of the following:
- A bachelor’s (Baccalaureate) degree or university-awarded equivalent and at least three years of regulatory or related healthcare product experience; or
- Master’s degree and at least two years of regulatory or related healthcare product experience; or
- Doctorate degree and at least one year of regulatory or healthcare product related experience
For the Spring 2014 exams:
RAPS members: $325; $425 late registration. Nonmembers*: $535; $635 late registration
* Includes one year RAPS membership
For the Autumn 2014 exams and going forward:
RAPS members: $425, Nonmembers: $525 (no late registration)
Candidates must submit written request for withdrawal of their application by the late registration deadline date to
receive a refund, less the $100 nonrefundable fee.
Candidates who do not submit a written notification of withdrawal by the late registration deadline date will not
receive a refund but may submit a new application for a future testing window.
For more detailed information on the RAC process, please view the RAC Candidate Guide (Spring 2014 or Autumn 2014) and the complete RAC Policies & Procedures Guide.