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Sales Management Certification

Sales Management Certification

The Sales Management Certification exam covers selling, organizational buying, customer relationships, marketing strategies, organizing a sales force and more.

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How To Earn Your Certification

Eligibility Requirements

While there are no eligibility requirements at this time, we find that PCM® candidates have more success if they have the following minimum level of education or experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and four years of professional marketing experience 
  • Master’s degree and two years of professional marketing experience
  • 7 years of professional marketing experience 

Exam Details

The test is made up of 100 multiple-choice questions and you’ll have two hours to complete it.

To pass, you must receive an overall score ​of 80% or higher and it is not required that you achieve a specific score in each domain. You will receive your scores immediately after completing the exam, including a breakdown by domain.

Your registration for the exam will include three exam attempts that must be completed within one year of registration. If you are unsuccessful in passing the exam, you must wait a minimum of 15 days between exam attempts.

Exam Preparation


Certification Exam Topics

Our PCM® Sales Management body of knowledge is your guide to discovering all the topics covered on the Sales Management Certification exam.



No problem. We realize it’s a big commitment to become a PCM® in Sales Management. Email us at with questions.

If you’ve already passed the PCM®, you can learn more about logging your CEUs here.