Initial Certification for Interventional Radiology

Application and Exam Fees

Last verified on December 15, 2023

The ABR has an exam fee model. Candidates are charged an application fee and a fee for each exam. If a candidate does not fully pass either component of the Certifying Exam (oral or computer-based) on the first administration, a one-time re-exam fee will apply to retake that specific exam. Please note that all fees are subject to change. Fees must be paid within myABR.

Please note that application and exam fees are not refundable.

Fee Type Description Amount
Application Fee Due with submission of your application. $640
IR/DR Certifying Computer-based Exam The fee for the IR/DR Certifying Computer-based Exam is due before exam registration. $1280
IR/DR Certifying Oral Exam The fee for IR/DR Certifying Oral Exam fee is due before exam registration. $1280
Re-exam Fee If you do not fully pass an exam, a re-exam fee will be assessed to retake the exam. This is a one-time re-exam fee for each exam taken. $640
Candidates who register for an exam and cancel or do not show for the exam will have any paid exam fees applied to their next eligible exam. Candidates who register for a Certifying Oral Exam and cancel more than five business days after registration closes or do not show for the exam appointment will be charged a $400 cancellation/no show fee. Any exam fees paid will be applied to their next eligible exam.
Payment in full or partial payments of $100 or more may be made by Visa™, MasterCard™, American Express™, or e-Check only (U.S. currency). Payment by cashier's check or money order will not be accepted. If payment is declined for any reason, a $100 processing fee will be assessed.