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Ready to take DANB’s ICE/GC exam? You can apply online right now!

The ICE and GC exams are component exams of DANB’s CDA exam. There are eligibility requirements to take the GC exam. See below.

Temporary COVID-19 Policy Updates

We encourage you to apply online for faster processing. Pearson VUE has begun to reopen testing centers starting on May 1, 2020, where conditions allow, with additional health and safety measures being implemented. For more details, visit the link below.

DANB Testing Information

Additional Information

The price for taking the ICE and GC exams together is $375. You must meet eligibility requirements to take the GC exam.

Exam Eligibility Requirements

DANB Study Materials

DANB’s ICE and GC Exam Outlines list the topics covered on DANB’s ICE/GC exam. You can use the outlines to help create your study plan.

ICE Exam Outline

GC Exam Outline

DALE Foundation Review Courses

The DALE Foundation, the official DANB affiliate, offers review courses and practice tests to prepare you for the DANB ICE and GC exams.

DANB ICE Practice Test
DANB ICE Review course

DANB GC Practice Test
DANB GC Review Part I
DANB GC Review Part II

Testing at Pearson VUE

Due to COVID-19 (coronavirus), Pearson VUE testing centers are operating with reduced capacity and social distancing requirements. For more information, visit the link below.

DANB Testing Information

"How Can I Prepare?"

Taking an exam can be stressful, so we provide as many tools as possible to help you be ready for the big day. To learn more, visit our Prepare for DANB Exams page.

Exam Preparation