Exam Preparation

Preparing for ABPath Certification Exams

The following tools and resources will help candidates in preparing for ABPath Primary and Subspecialty examinations.

Exam Blueprints and Daily Schedules

Primary Exam Blueprints and Daily Schedules

Subspecialty Exam Blueprints and Daily Schedules

Exam Descriptions

Primary Exam Descriptions

Subspecialty Exam Descriptions


Abbreviations and Terminology

Terminology Changes for 2024

Guidelines and Key Manuscripts

Coming Soon

Virtual Microscopy Practice Site

ABPath certification exams use Virtual Microscopy (VM) technology for viewing microscopic images to answer select exam questions. Microscopes and glass slides are no longer used in certification exams.The VM site gives candidates an opportunity to practice and become familiar with VM functionality.

Practice Tutorial for Certification Exams

The Practice Tutorial will help familiarize candidates with the functions and features of taking ABPath certification exams.

Sample Exam Questions

Sample exam questions to demonstrate exam question formats.