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Coronavirus Update

A Message from Dr. Gleim

As the effort to contain the COVID-19 virus continues, Gleim is dedicated to ensuring the safety of our employees, candidates, and communities around the world.

During this time, candidates are finding themselves with more time to study, and many are concerned they won’t be able to reach out to their mentors, colleagues, and support personnel for help. We are fully prepared to continue supporting our candidates with the same level of customer service we have always provided.

We are confident your studies will continue with minimal to no interruptions. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out!

Bookmark this page to easily check back for continuous updates on how COVID-19 response efforts are affecting your exam. You can also sign up for Coronavirus text alerts by texting EA CV19 to 970-704-5346 (or 970-70-GLEIM)*. Be the first to know when EA exam news breaks.

Stay safe and healthy.

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How Coronavirus is affecting the EA exam

March 17, 2020

Test centers will be evaluated for closure on a case-by-case basis. Prometric temporarily closed Test Centers in the United States and Canada on March 18, 2020, for 30 days. The EA exam window is expected to reopen on time on May 1.

If your appointment for this window is affected, you should expect more information via email from Prometric. Please note that if you choose to contact Prometric for assistance, hold times may be extended due to the volume of individuals.

For a complete list of testing locations that are closed in other parts of the world due to the virus or other factors, please check out the Prometric page. Some test centers in the following areas are closed:

  • Belgium
  • China
  • Cyprus
  • France
  • Italy
  • Middle East
    • Bahrain
    • Kuwait
    • Qatar
    • Saudi Arabia
    • United Arab Emirates
  • Poland
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • United Kingdom

Free EA exam resources

To make the most of your time indoors

If you’ve been waiting for the right time to begin studying for the EA exam, we recommend starting now. The CDC recommends social distancing, and many large public gatherings are being canceled. If you’re one of the many people finding themselves spending more time indoors, you can use it for personal and professional development. Here are some free EA exam resources to help you get started:

  • EA Exam Guide tells you everything you need to know about EA certification
  • EA Free Questions will give you a sample of the types of questions and topics tested on each part of the EA exam
  • Gleim Premium EA Review demo gives you 12 months of access to one study unit from Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3