BBS Exam News
DSM-5 Exam Transition
DSM-5 questions will be scorable in the licensing exams for LMFTs on January 1, 2015, and for LCSWs on December 1, 2014. DSM-5 will be taught in our classes after these dates. All GGS prep materials are now available reflecting the DSM-5.
Examination Restructure - Effective Date Changed to January 1, 2016
The BBS will NOT change the licensing exam format until at least 2016. In other words, the Standard Written and Clinical Vignette exams will continue for now.
Written Exam Cut Scores
The passing score for MFT candidates is 113 out of 175 scoreable questions. The LCSW passing score is 115.
Clinical Vignette Exam Cut Scores
The passing score for MFT candidates is 21 out of 30 scoreable questions. For LCSW candidates it is 19.