MuleSoft Certified Catalyst Specialist

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Virtual


Note: The MuleSoft certification program will be moved over to the Salesforce Certification program, available through Webassessor starting May 6, 2024. For additional information, please visit our FAQ.

A MuleSoft Certified Catalyst Specialist should be able to apply key concepts of the Catalyst methodology when performing business outcome identification, engagement planning, and developing composable architecture solutions. The MuleSoft Certified Catalyst Specialist exam validates that the candidate has the required knowledge and skills to:

  • Identify and define the key pillars and concepts of Catalyst including playbooks and delivery approaches, assets and their life cycles, terms of use, types of engagements and phases, delivery models, and typical roles and responsibilities.
  • Organize business environment drivers, organizational vision and strategic goals, objectives, KPIs, and initiatives into a logical network of influences.
  • Apply Catalyst principles to an architectural design to maximize reuse and reuse potential without neglecting short-term objectives.
  • Apply organizational context (driver, goals, objectives) to define engagement roadmaps for achieving business outcomes.
  • Explain concepts of C4E foundational assets, the process of promoting C4E, and sustaining an operational C4E.
  • Explain the benefits associated with adopting a Catalyst approach and tailor messaging based on a stakeholder’s interests.


  • Format: Multiple-choice, closed book, proctored, online 
  • Length: 45 questions 
  • Duration: 90 minutes (1.5 hours)
  • Pass score: 70%
  • Language: English

You can take the exam a maximum of 5 times, with a 24-hour wait between each attempt.


Until April 19, 2024 you can purchase the exam for $200. This includes one free retake. Additional retakes (i.e. attempts 3 to 5) are 50% off and do not come with a free retake.


The certification expires two years from the date you pass the exam. To extend the certification validity after this date, you can take this exam again.


You can best prepare for the exam by taking the self-paced course Delivering Successful Business Outcomes with Catalyst. Candidates should be familiar with all of the content in the course and be able to apply the concepts in actual projects without assistance.

The following resources are available to help you prepare:


The exam validates that you can perform the following tasks.

Note: ARC:CAT is the acronym for the Delivering Successful Business Outcomes with Catalyst course.

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$ 200.00

Each purchase includes one free retake of the exam.