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Series 66 – Uniform Combined State Law Exam

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The Series 66 exam — the NASAA Uniform Combined State Law Examination — is a North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) exam administered by FINRA.

The exam consists of 100 scored questions. Candidates have 150 minutes to complete the exam. In order for a candidate to pass the Series 66 Exam, he/she must correctly answer at least 73 of the 100 scored questions.

There is no prerequisite for the Series 66 examination.  However, the Series 7 examination is a co-requisite to the Series 66 Examination. 

For additional information about this exam, including the content outline, please visit the exams page on the NASAA website.

NASAA is in the process of updating questions on the Series 63, 65, and 66 exams in light of recent regulatory changes. Exam questions are expected to be updated to reflect the Investment Adviser Marketing Rule later this year. At this time candidates should answer exam questions reflecting the state of the law as of December 21, 2020.

For information about IAR CE, please visit NASAA's IAR CE page.