Phase II - AMES

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The traditional version of the Phase II examination will be held on September 12th and 13th, 2017, in Ames, IA.  This is the final year the traditional Phase II examination is being offered and it is only available to certain candidates.

 Cut-Scores for the 2017 Ames Examination

 Section

Cut Score

 Anatomic Pathology

 

  • Microscopic Pathology

62%

  • Gross Pathology

61%

  • Veterinary Pathology

61%

 Clinical Pathology

 

  • Cytology Surgical Pathology

60%

  • Hematology

62%

  • Biochemistry

62%

 

Administration of the Phase II Ames examination: The traditional Phase II examination will take place in the Scheman Building on the Iowa State University Campus in Ames, IA. Iowa State University Campus MAP

A light continental breakfast is provided on each day. The registration desk will be open 7 AM-4:30 PM Tuesday and 7:30 AM-4:30 PM Wednesday. Candidates must present photo ID and have a registration badge to enter examination rooms.

Examination candidates are required to provide their own microscope for the Phase II examination in Ames, Iowa. For international candidates, please bring any voltage converters necessary for 120v AC.

 

Reverification for Ames 2017

If a candidate does not pass the Phase II examination in Ames in 2017, the candidate can request reverification of examination scores (PDF).  Examinations are not regraded, but the scoring process is reviewed and the final score is re-verified.  Requests for reverification must be accompanied by a fee, and must be received by the ACVP Executive Office within 30 days of the receipt of test results. 

All manual calculations (eg. from essay cases) are verified before examination score reporting.  If a candidate requests reverification after receiving their score, the examinations are not regraded, but the scoring process is reviewed and the final score is re-verified.

 

Phase II AP Ames Webinar (from 2016 exams)

Phase II AP Ames Reading List (PDF)

Phase II AP Ames Sample Questions (PDF)

 

Phase II CP Ames Webinar (from 2016 exams)

Phase II CP Ames Reading List (PDF)

Phase II CP Ames Sample Questions (PDF)

 

Phase II Ames Schedule (PDF)

 

Details of Phase II Ames (PDF)

Phase II Ames FAQs (PDF)

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