Instructions: Book-Based Exams

Instructions on how to receive Continuing Education credits for completing book-based exams

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Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education Credits for Book-Based Exams


Psychologists may earn continuing education (CE) credits by passing the exam (at least 75% correct). 

To receive a Continuing Education Certificate for this course, complete the following steps: 

  1. Read Interpreting the MMPI-3Assessing Police and Other Public Safety Personnel Using the MMPI-2-RF, Interpreting the MMPI-2-RFCase Studies for Interpreting the MMPI-A-RF, OR Forensic Applications of the MMPI-2-RF.
  2. Take the book-based exam for the title listed below. Click the link for the relevant exam:
  3. Respond to all learning assessment questions. Remember that you must have at least 75% correct to receive CE credit, which means you must score the following:
    • 43 out of 57 for Interpreting the MMPI-3
    • 41 out of 54 for Assessing Police and Other Public Safety Personnel Using the MMPI-2-RF
    • 41 out of 54 for Interpreting the MMPI-2-RF
    • 38 out of 50 for Case Studies for Interpreting the MMPI-A-RF
    • 38 out of 50 for Forensic Applications of the MMPI-2-RF
  4. If you do not receive a score of 75% and would like to retake the exam, you will receive a follow-up linkYou must complete the assessment with a passing grade to receive your CE credits.
  5. Type your name into the honor statement at the end of the learning assessment, indicating that the answers have been provided by you alone. 
  6. APA asks that you complete an attestation. You will receive an email with a link to the attestation once you have passed the exam.
  7. Once you have received a passing score on the exam and completed the attestation, you need to pay the fee for the book-based exam to receive your Continuing Education certificate.  Please fill out all the information on the payment page and select the cost of the relevant book-based exam; this information is required for CE processing.
  8. Once your payment has been received, we will process your information and email you a Continuing Education Certificate within 7–10 business days.

If you have any questions, please contact the Test Division at .

About the CE sponsor:

The University of Minnesota Press Test Division is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The University of Minnesota Press Test Division maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

The University of Minnesota Press Test Division provides continuing education programs focused on the MMPI and MPQ for psychologists and other mental health professionals, including in-person and virtual training, a research symposium, and book-based exams for titles published by the University of Minnesota Press.