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Home Study Course

Home Study Course

2017–18 Home Study Course Online registration is open 

Enhanced features and discounts available

  • Materials will be available online or in traditional print format*; 
  • All exam submissions (print or online format) will be conducted online through
  • A single yearly exam submission deadline with no late fees replaces the individual exam section deadlines. 
  • Exam scores and course completion transcripts are immediately accessible through
  • If you choose the online format, you have the option of the full four section series or individual sections relating to your areas of interest. 
  • Print registration for the 2017-18 Home Study Course closed on August 1, 2017. For inquiries, email
  • Preview online sample 

2017-18 Section titles, mailing/online access and exam submission dates

September 2017 - Section 1 Congenital and Pediatric Problems:  available late August 2017; suggested exam submission October 9, 2017

November 2017 - Section 2 Practice Management:  available early November 2017; suggested exam submission January 2, 2018

February 2018 - Section 3 Trauma and Critical Care Medicine:  available early February 2018; suggested exam submission March 12, 2018  

April 2018 - Section 4 Plastic and Reconstructive Problems:  available early April 2018; suggested exam submission June 11, 2018

All exams must be submitted by Midnight, eastern time August 7, 2018.

Inquiries, please contact