Online testing for Harvard Business School Online (HBS Online)

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Your certification journey starts here.

Take an exam online from the comfort of your home or office.

The OnVUE experience: Check out the information below to start your online testing experience off on the right foot.

Important:

Please review the minimum system requirements and run system test and exam simulation before registering for the exam. If you register for an online proctored exam and your computer equipment does not meet the requirements, you may be required to pay a rescheduling fee of $150. If your computer does not meet these requirements, please register to take the exam at a test center.

Before exam day

Perform a system test

Make sure to do the required system test and exam simulation before exam day.*

Run system test

*Issues? Check out the technical requirements.

Find your testing space

Find a quiet, distraction-free area in your home or office to take your exam.

Testing advice

Get your ID ready

Your ID must be valid and up to date. Does your program have specific ID policies?

View ID requirements

Need to schedule, reschedule, or cancel? Manage exam appointment

On exam day

STEP 1. Prepare your testing space

Clean off your desk or workspace. Make sure there is no paper, books or other clutter.

STEP 2. Prepare your computer

Disconnect any additional monitors and be sure to close all other open applications. Don't forget to perform the system test, too!

STEP 3. Check-in for your exam

You can begin the check in process up to 30 minutes prior to your appointment.

Ready to check-in for your exam? Sign in now

Additional information

All communication with the proctor is done in English, unless you see the "Select proctor language" page during the scheduling process.

Country Restrictions

The online proctor exam delivery system has very specific technical, system, environment, and testing protocol requirements, which may not be supported in some countries. Pearson VUE does not deliver OP exams in following countries: China, Japan, Slovenia, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria.

Last updated 2020-12-01