Category A: Continuing Education

Over the course of three years, the BCE must attain a minimum of 72 CEUs in Category A. The requirements for Category A are shown below (click here to review the requirements for Category B):

 

Description

CEUs

per activity

Max.credits/year

1a) College level courses taken per quarter

10

per credit hour

36

1b) College level courses taken per semester

15

per credit hour

36

2) Professional Conferences

1

contact hour
(max of 6/day)

36

3) Training

1

contact hour
(max of 4/day)

36

4) Credentialing and License Examinations

4

exam

16

5) Special Activities

4

CEU credit must be predetermined by petition to the PM&C Certification Committee

6) Reading

1

item

16

7a) Review & Editing Books

8

book

16

7b) Book Chapters/Sections

4

chapters/sections

16

7c) Refereed Articles

2

article

16

7d) Nonrefereed Articles

2

article

16

8) Exceptional (Meritorious) learning experiences/sabbatical/temp. foreign assignments

1

month (min. 2 contact weeks)

12