Group and Health Core Exam

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Group and Health Core is a five-hour written-answer exam that is offered in the spring and fall of each year. Both a U.S. and Canadian version of the exam will be administered, each of which has its own reading list. It is a requirement of the Group and Health Track.


Learn more about changes coming to this track.


Canadian version of this exam is recognized by the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

Canadian Institute of Actuaries

Recommended order for FSA track requirements

Timing of Syllabus Publication

Group and Health Track Guide


Syllabus and Study Materials

Rules and Regulations


Important Dates and Fees

    • Group and Health Core Exam (U.S. and Canada)

Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 
Time: 8:30 - 11:45 a.m. and 1:30 - 3:45 p.m.
(Includes read–through time)

  • Registration Deadline: Monday, March 25, 2019
    (Registration closes at midnight U.S. Central Time.)

  • Fees

Exam Day Information