AACE International Certifications

The premier professional association for cost and management professionals, AACE International has offered top-notch certification programs since 1976. AACE’s Certification programs are designed to help you establish outside professional credentials and give you a means to validate your skills and knowledge. With AACE Certification, you can be sure that you have met a high quality standard.


Please refer to the link below for information on how to become certified:

Becoming Certified

Information About the Exams

Use the links below for certification descriptions, summaries of the certification process, exam prerequisites, recommended study texts, and more.

Certified Cost Professional (CCP)

Certified Forensic Claims Consultant Engineer (CFCC)

Certified Estimating Professional (CEP)

Certified Cost Technician (CCT)

Planning & Scheduling Professional (PSP)

Earned Value Professional (EVP)

AACE’s CCP™/CCE™, CCT™, EVP™, and PSP™ certifications are independently accredited by the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards