BC-ADM Tools & Resources

Practice Exam

  • 75 multiple choice questions, taken from the BC-ADM item bank
  • 90 minute timed test
  • Results reflect the 4 domains of the actual exam to focus your study
  • Price: $95

The practice exam is intended to supplement your overall study efforts. Your total score for this BC-ADM practice test should not be viewed as a predictor of performance on the Board-Certified Advanced Diabetes Management Certification exam.

Candidates are provided with an overall score plus information about their performance across each of the four domains tested on the practice test. This test does not provide information about correct/incorrect responses at the item level.

Exam Blue Print 

(Complete exam outline can be found in the Candidate Handbook)


Domains of Practice

No. of Questions


I Assessment and Diagnosis
II Planning and Intervention
III Evaluation and Follow-up
IV Leadership and Advanced Professional Practice

Examination Scoring: 

Examination results reports will be emailed approximately six (6) weeks after the close of the testing window. Examination results reports will be provided only in writing by mail, not by telephone, email, or fax. Details on the examination results report which candidates will receive after taking the BC-ADM exam are provided here.

Exam Prep Toolkit

AADE has developed study sheets and a reference list to help you study for the BC-ADM exam. Follow a few simple steps to make sure you are prepared to sit for the exam:
  • Step 1. Verify you are eligible to sit for the exam.

  • Step 2. Review the four study sheets, one for each domain.

  • Step 3. Focus on areas for improvement and review the resource list.

  • Step 4. Take the practice exam.

CE Resources for BC-ADMs

Continuing education resources for BC-ADMs, offered by AADE.

Education Planning Table

Castle Worldwide: AADE's Test Vendor

AADE has contracted with Castle Worldwide to process applications, manage the practice exam and schedule and monitor the actual BC-ADM certification exam. Castle offers help to our candidates and can be reached by phone or email:

(919) 572-6880 

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