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Computer Proficiency Exam

All business and pre-business majors shall demonstrate computer literacy and competency prior to taking junior and senior level courses. Requires one of the following:

  1. Passing score (70%) on the Computer Proficiency Examination (CPE), or
  2. With Credit (Cr) or "C" or better grade in a transfer equivalent course, or
  3. Complete IS 233. Introduction to Computer Systems and Applications

CPE is a hands-on computer exam consisting of four Microsoft Office modules: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. The exam is graded as Pass/Fail. To receive a passing grade, 70% of your answers must be correct in EACH of the modules.

** FMD and FCS Students are only responsible for Word, Excel and PowerPoint modules.

CPE is one way to satisfy your Computer Proficiency Requirement... find out more ways to complete this requirement.

Upcoming Exam Dates

2015 Exam Dates for Computer Proficiency Exam
Date Time Exam Location
Fri, Dec 4 1:30 - 3:30 PM CBA 236

Note: Complete the CPE Registration on line by clicking on a date above. The $40 CPE fee must be paid prior to your scheduled exam date. Payment can be made at the Cashiers Office located in Brotman Hall.

Payment receipt is required for exam admittance. Please bring your receipt with you to the exam. Plan on arriving 15 minutes early on the day of the exam to sign-in and get set-up.

For CPE schedule and test related questions, send an email to Dr. H.M.Chung with the email subject line, CPE.