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2021 CERTIFIED CHEESE PROFESSIONAL® EXAM

We will be holding the CCP™ Exam virtually using the same credible online proctoring software we used to conduct the 2020 exam. The application period has been closed for the 2021 exam.  If you are interested in the 2022 exam you can review the application process and requirements for eligibility.

  • When: August 4, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. MT  
  • How: Online proctoring software, ExamSoft and ProctorU  
  • Cost: $500 for ACS members, $650 for non-ACS members ($35 application fee)  
  • Exam fee is due in full by July 5, 2021 to keep your seat   

2022 T.A.S.T.E Test®

We look forward to bringing the T.A.S.T.E. Test® back in 2022. 

If you applied and were accepted to take the 2020 T.A.S.T.E Test®, contact us to request a deferral for 2022, or refund of your exam seating fee (if applicable). Please note the $35 application fee is nonrefundable. If you receive a refund and later choose to take the exam in 2022, you would automatically be accepted and will receive instructions in January.