The list below highlights career exams being given in jurisdictions across the state of California. Note that many exams in California are scored by test candidates’ education and experience and/or an interview rather than with a written test. Job positions listed below are either scored fully or in part through multiple-choice testing.
Currently scheduled written exams are listed below. If you are considering applying for one of these exams, or if you’ve already signed up and are scheduled to sit for an exam this year, click on the name of the exam to see the corresponding Passbook study guide.
For titles without a linked Passbook or marked with (*), e-mail our research department at firstname.lastname@example.org for suggested book titles, including alternative and/or supplementary titles. Titles marked with (*) have several alternate titles available that might be better suited for your jurisdiction.