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New Content Outlines Available for CAS Exams 6U, 6C, 6I and 8

The CAS is pleased to announce the publication of the new Content Outlines (formerly referred to as Syllabi) for Exams 6-United States, 6-Canada, 6-International, and 8 as outlined in the Admissions Transformation Plan (ATP). The new content outlines enable candidates to begin their preparations for the new exams, which are anticipated to launch in October/November of 2024. Candidates preparing for the April/May 2024 administration of Exams 6U or 6C should refer to the current April/May 2024 Syllabi. 

The launch of these Content Outlines is the final ATP milestone for 2023. Visit the dedicated ATP webpage to view the timeline of completed and upcoming ATP milestones. 

Please note, the new Content Outlines will live on the exam landing pages, which can be accessed through the Exams & Admissions navigation drop down menu on the CAS website. For background information about the new Content Outlines, please refer to the following prior announcements:

12/1/2022: Domain Changes to CAS Exams MAS-I, MAS-II, and 5 - Summarizes current and future content and weighting of each domain for Exams MAS-I, MAS-II and 5.

12/6/2022: Content Outline Informational Announcement - Details the similarities and differences between Syllabi and Content Outlines.

12/14/2022: New Content Outlines Available for MAS-I, MAS-II and Exam 5

5/31/2023: New Content Outlines Available for Exams 7 and 9 

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