• APELSCIDLA Board

    Certified Interior Designer Exam

    CERTIFIED INTERIOR DESIGNERS 

     

    Examination 

    NCIDQ Examination (National)

    Exam Vendor  

    CIDQ 
    (202) 721-0220
    inquiries@cidq.org  

    Frequency and Dates of Exam  

    Twice a year (Spring and Fall)
    Contact CIDQ 

    NCIDQ Application Approval Deadline 

    January 15 for Spring exam
    July 15 for Fall exam

    Exam Fees  

    Submit directly to NCIDQ 

    Initial Fees 

    • Certificate Candidate Application (all sections)$225 (non-refundable) 

     Exam Registration Fees Per Section | Visit CIDQ for more information

    • IDFX | $295 
    • IDPX | $345 
    • Practicum (PRAC 2.0)| $450  

    Additional Exam Fees Per Administration | Visit CIDQ for more information 

    • Exam Emergency Cancellation (IDFX/IDPX/Practicum) | $150

    Exam Locations  

    Visit CIDQ for more information
    Prometric North America Locations 

    Questions About Exam Scheduling or Registration?  

    Contact CIDQ at (202) 721-0220 or inquiries@cidq.org  

    Other Questions?  

    After successfully passing the national NCIDQ exam, contact the Board office to obtain an application package.