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CPCE Exam Prep

200 free practice questions for the CPCE exam

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The Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Exam (CPCE) is an exam administered by the Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE). Currently, over 320 colleges and universities across the United States for prospective counselors. The CPCE exam is intended to assess knowledge of important counseling skills and abilities.  This is a supplemental practice tool, great for additional practice.  We recommend the Helwig Study Guide for the National Counselor Examination and CPCE as the best study guide on the market (make sure you check for the latest version.

Topic breakdown:

  • Human Growth and Development
  • Social and Cultural Foundations
  • Helping Relationships
  • Group Work
  • Career and Lifestyle Development
  • Appraisal
  • Research and Program Evaluation
  • Professional Orientation & Ethics

This free practice exam features 202 realistic questions that will help you not only review key counseling concepts, but also familiarize yourself with the CPCE exam format. This exam is also excellent preparation for those preparing for the National Counselor Examination, as both exams cover the same topics.  We want to stress that it is a supplemental tool and you should consider the Helwig book above or a full prep course.

Disclaimer: This content is provided for informational purposes only. It has not been edited, fact checked or updated. This content is neither affiliated nor endorsed by the National Board for Certified Counselors and the Center for Credentialing & Education. These questions were written by a third party test prep company and licensed by PracticeQuiz for use on this site. Also, this practice quiz contains content published with the permission of the Massachusetts Department of Education. Please use at your own discretion.