These exams are administered by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)(previously the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD)). Successful completion of both the Series 9 and 10 examinations will qualify an individual to act as a principal who supervises sales for a general securities firm.
Series 24 Exam: General Securities Principal
|Time Limit:||3 hours and 45 minutes|
|Cost:||$115 US as of August 2012. Note that this is the examination enrollment fee ONLY--other fees will also apply. Please visit the FINRA Registration/Exam Fee Schedule for more information.|
|Number of Questions:||150, plus 10 "pre-test" questions|
|Prerequisites:||Successful completion of the Series 7, Series 17, Series 37, Series 38, Series 62, Series 79, or Series 82 exam.|
|Exam Date(s):||Any weekday|
|Exam Locations:||Find your U.S. or international exam center here|
|Official Exam Website:||http://www.finra.org|
Exam Topic Weights
For an in-depth breakdown of the below topics, refer to the PDF study outline provided by FINRA here.