BBS Exam News
Dates changed for DSM-5 on the Licensing Exams
Official word from the BBS as of 4/2/2014: DSM-5 questions will begin appearing in the licensing exams for LMFTs on January 1, 2015, and for LCSWs on December 1, 2014. All GGS products will reflect this change.
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
Passing score for MFT candidates is 117 out of 175 scoreable questions.
On December 1st the LCSW cut score rose to 119 from 116.
Clinical Vignette Exam Cut Scores
Passing score for MFT candidates is 20 out of 30 scoreable questions, for LCSWs it is 19.
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