Information for Pest Management Professionals

Commercial Applicator Licensing
Non-Commercial Applicator Licensing
Business Licensing
Reciprocal Licensing
Clemson Extension Pesticide Information Program
Clemson University Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Clemson University Home & Garden Information Center
Clemson University Entomology
DPR Territory Map (179kb, pdf)
Information Bulletins
Rules & Regulations for the Enforcement of the SC Pesticide Control Act (315kb, pdf)
South Carolina Pesticide Control Act
Applicator Recertification Credits
South Carolina Pest Control Association

Pest Management Professional Forms

Renew Your License
Department of Pesticide Regulation Enforcement Matrix
(38kb, pdf)


Exam Information for SC Applicator's License


Pre-Registration and Fee Information

Examinees must prepay and pre-register no less than two weeks prior to the exam session. You will not be allowed to take the exam without pre-registering.  Personnel at exam sessions will not accept payment. If you have already passed the core exam in a previous exam session, you may take additional category exams at the session you have pre-registered for.

Make your check or money order payable to Clemson University and mail to:

Exam Registration
Department of Pesticide Regulation
511 Westinghouse Road
Pendleton, SC 29670

Do not send cash. Cash will not be accepted.

Exam fees:

Core Exam and one category $100.00
Core only $75.00
Each additional categories $50.00
Categories 12A, 12B, and 12D $50.00
Dealer Exam $50.00

Bona fide students may pay a reduced fee of $38.00 for the core exam and one category; $50.00 for additional each additional categories. Students must show proof of current student status.