Exam Pricing

    What Do Exams Cost?


    Computer-based certification exam (Written Exam) prices range depending on scope and exam length. Please refer to the table below.



    Cost$125 - $165$165 - $325$300$450$300


    • CCIE Lab and CCDE Practical exams are $1,600 USD per attempt at permanent Lab Locations.  Information on Mobile CCIE labs can be found here. Travel and lodging expenses are the responsibility of the candidate and are not included in the exam price.
    • Expert and Architect level Lab and Practical exam information links: CCIE Lab Exams , CCDE Practical Exams and CCAr.
    • To register for the CCIE Lab exam, please login to the CCIE Lab Scheduling tool
    • Costs may vary due to exchange rates and local taxes (VAT, GST).
    • Register online at Pearson VUE for all exams except CCIE Lab exams. Payment is made directly to the authorized test delivery partner, Pearson VUE.
    • You are responsible for any fees your financial institution charges to complete the payment transaction. Payment is made online via credit card or wire transfer. Price is not confirmed and subject to change until full payment is made.
    • For exact pricing of your exam please register online at Pearson VUE. Exams prices vary depending on scope and exam length.
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