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Certification Exam

Pega Certified Business Architect

  • 50 Questions

  • 1 hr 30 mins

  • Passing Score: 70%

  • Beginner

The Pega Certified Business Architect (PCBA) Version 8 certification concentrates on the ability to participate in the design and construction of a Pega application, by incorporating business objectives and requirements. The PCBA Version 8 exam includes scenario questions, multiple choice questions, and drag/drop items. If multiple answers are required, the text states how many responses are needed.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The Business Architect certification exam has not yet been updated to cover the material in the new Mission. If you are interested in taking the current exam, please complete the Business Architect Essentials course in the previous Pega Academy application.  The updated exam will be available in June 2020.

Exam Code: PEGAPCBA80V1_2019

Languages: English | French

Retirement date: N/A


Exam topics (% of exam)

Pega Platform (6%)
Case Management (56%)
Data Modeling (8%)
Validation (2%)
Information Exchange (10%)
User Interface (6%)
Application Development (2%)
Reporting (10%)

Before you begin…

The Pega Certified Business Architect exam is proctored by Pearson VUE.
Users must create a Pearson VUE account if you do not already have one and register for the exam through the Pearson VUE site.
There are two exam delivery options:

  • Take an exam at a test center, or
  • Take an exam via Online Proctored delivery
    (e.g., in a quiet, uninterrupted room in your home or office, proctored via webcam).

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