Register for the PEC for Residents Exams

(For programs registered in the 2013-2014 exam or previous years, click “Purchase Token.” )

2016-2017 PEC for Residents Exam Information:

The 2016-2017 PEC for Residents Exams will be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week beginning July 1, 2016 and ending June 30, 2017. 


The Progressive Evaluation of Competency (PEC) for Cytopathology Residents Program offers two online exams over the residents’ year that will track a resident’s baseline and final level of knowledge, and overall competency in cytopathology.  Topics covered will include:  gynecological, non-gynecological, FNA, ancillary, and laboratory operations.

The Program is available only to Program Directors who are current ASC members and who register all residents in the Program for a fee per resident.   The results will be returned to the Program Director for review with each resident. General and comparative statistics will be generated with field validation of the questions occurring over time.


 Registered Residents

Cost per Resident

 1-10 Residents

$75 per Resident

 11-20 Residents

$55 per Resident

 21 or more Residents

$35 per Resident