March 6 - March 27, 2020; application deadline: January 31, 2020
June 26 - July 17, 2020; application deadline: May 29, 2020
October 16 - November 6, 2020; application deadline: September 11, 2020
The 2020 CTR Exam is composed of one-hundred eighty (180), multiple-choice test items, based on seven Domains of Practice noted below. Test questions are prepared by Subject Matter Experts (SME) in the cancer registry profession from diverse backgrounds and job descriptions.
2020 CTR Exam Candidate's Handbook
Exam Registration Process
Score Report Guide
Cancer registrars are data information specialists that capture a complete history, diagnosis, treatment, and health status for every cancer patient in the U.S. The curated data provides essential information to researchers, healthcare providers, and public health officials to better monitor and advance cancer treatments, conduct research, and improve cancer prevention and screening programs. Learn more about how to become a cancer registrar and how cancer registry data is used to improve public health.