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CMWA Registration

Thank you for filling out the registration form for the CMWA exam. The registration process may take up to 5 business days (Monday – Friday) to complete. In order for you to take an exam please note the following:

  1. The CMWA assessment will take place on Blackboard therefore you must be enrolled into the CMWA Blackboard course to sign up for a test date/time. We will be sending your enrollment information to the Blackboard Administrator in order to enroll you into the CMWA Blackboard course. Even if you already have a Blackboard account you still must be enrolled into the CMWA Blackboard course. Please check your Blackboard account for the CMWA page within 5 business days of completing this form to see if you have access.
  2. In order to use Blackboard, students must have an active email account. If you are experiencing problems with your UMB email account, please contact the IT Service Desk by emailing or calling 617-287-5220 (8 AM – 6 PM, Mon. – Fri.)
  3. Once you are enrolled into the CMWA Blackboard course, you MUST log on to Blackboard and visit the CMWA course. On the homepage are located the CMWA exam sign-up sheets for the current testing period. Test dates and seat availability for each exam are on a first come, first serve basis. Select a test date to sign-up.
  4. You must sign yourself up on the sign-up sheet for a particular test date in Blackboard to be able to sit for the exam at the University Testing Center.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the CMWA please visit the CM Undergraduate Blog or email the Testing Staff at