Yes, active enrollment in the CDFM Program is required to sit for an exam. CDFM enrollment gives candidates 2 years of testing eligibility.
You can enroll here or log on to your ASMC account and click on "CDFM Enrollment" on the left side of the screen.
ASMC membership is not required to pursue the CDFM; however, ASMC members enjoy benefits such as reduced textbook and CDFM Program enrollment fees. More information on ASMC member benefits can be found here.
You can recertify your CDFM by logging on to your ASMC account and clicking on "Recertify CDFM".
If you are a CDFM candidate and all the requirements have been met, a wall certificate will be issued within 8-10 weeks of certification being awarded.
Information about seeking financial assistance or reimbursement for CDFM-related purchases can be found here.
Once you have passed your exams, the last step to CDFM certification is to ensure that you have submitted your Verification of Financial Management Experience (VFME) Form.
After purchasing a Pearson VUE exam, you should receive an Authorization to Test (ATT) email within 24-48 hours that includes the information needed to schedule your exam. If you do not receive the ATT email within 48 hours check your ASMC account to verify that you are actively enrolled in CDFM program or contact ASMC [...]
After enrolling in the CDFM Program, Pearson VUE exams can be purchased here.
You can locate your CDFM enrollment expiration date by logging in to your ASMC account and clicking on “Update Profile”. Look at the “Enrollment Expires” field.