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Group and Health Design and Pricing Exam

Welcome to the Group and Health Design and Pricing Exam home page! Please review all of the information and links provided below.

Group and Health Design and Pricing (DP) is a five-hour written-answer exam that is offered in the spring and fall of each year. It is a requirement of the Group and Health Track.

During a time of transition through the Spring 2021 exam administration the DP Exam will be divided in to two segments as follows:

  • Design and Pricing-Core (DP-C) – A two-hour exam
  • Design and Pricing-Advanced (DP-A) – A three-hour exam

Learn additional details and the transition rules for those who have passed one but not both of the previously offered Group and Health Core or Advanced exams.

Recognized by the Canadian Institute of Actuaries. 

Recommended order for FSA track requirements

Timing of Syllabus Publication


Syllabus and Study Materials

Rules and Regulations


Important Dates and Fees

  • Group and Health Design and Pricing Exam – Segment A

    Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    Time: 8:30-11:45 a.m.
    (Includes read–through time)

  • Group and Health Design and Pricing Exam – Segment C

    Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020 
    Time: 1:30-3:45 p.m.
    (Includes read–through time)

  • Registration Deadline: Monday, March 23, 2020
    (Registration closes at midnight U.S. Central Time.)

  • Fees

Exam Day Information