Mississippi Pass/Fail Jurisprudence Examination The Mississippi Pass/Fall Jurisprudence Examination is for all Mississippi license applicants. This exam is “open book”. You can use printed copies of the Mississippi Rules and Regulations and the ethical codes of the American Counseling Association (ACA) while taking the exam.

While taking the examination, you are encouraged to refer to the Mississippi Rules and Regulations and the ethical codes of the American Counseling Association (ACA). You are required to answer all 35 multiple choice questions. You must correctly answer a minimum of 80 percent of the questions to successfully pass the examination.

You will have 60 minutes to complete the examination. If you do not complete the examination in the time allowed, or fail the examination, you will have to wait 30 days to purchase and take the examination again. You will receive your scores by email. Official scores will be provided to the Board.

The examination is administered through CCE Academy. Registration is available after a P-LPC or LPC application is submitted and application fees are remitted in the Applicant’s profile on the App Info tab. The first time you click the exam link you will be required to create a username and password as a First-Time Visitor. If you need to take the exam more than once to pass, you will need your username and password to login as a Returning Visitor.

The Mississippi Jurisprudence Assessment and the Mississippi Pass/Fail Jurisprudence Examination are NOT the same.

The Mississippi Jurisprudence Assessment is for Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC & LPC-S) renewals ONLY.

Applicants for licensure in Mississippi, are required to take the Mississippi Pass/Fail Jurisprudence Examination. Follow the instructions in your Mississippi profile to register for the correct examination. If you have issues with registration for the exam, contact CCE directly.