Apply to Become an MWC®

The MWC® application is designed to determine your eligibility to sit for the exam.  Follow the steps below to learn more and apply for the MWC®

Read the Applicant and Candidate Handbook.
The Handbook provides in-depth information to help you understand the qualifications of the program and help you identify the skills and knowledge needed to prepare for the exam

atch Earning The MWC®: What You Need to Know.  
Learn more about the credential and how to prepare for the exam in this video led by MWCC Commission Chair, Marianne Mallia.  



Once the application is complete, submit it with your materials to AMWA. Upon review by AMWA, you will receive an email of your eligibility status.  If you are eligible to sit for the exam, a link will be provided to register for the exam (the exam fee is $375). 

  Visit the MWC® FAQ page for more information.

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