Students intending to major in accounting, business administration, e-business, or any combined majors within the College of Business and Economics, are required to complete the CBE Computer Proficiency Exam with a passing grade of at least 70 percent to be admitted to those majors. The exam covers Microsoft Office software programs Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
Steps for taking the CBE Computer Proficiency Exam:
Students must register for an exam date online. Use the drop down box to select your preferred date. Exams take place in Stephens Hall, room 224 on Fridays and Stephens Hall, room 207 on Wednesdays.
|Fri., Feb 28— 2- 4 p.m.||Fri., Mar 7— 2- 4 p.m.|
|Wed., Mar 12— 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.||Wed., Mar 26— 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.|
|Fri., Mar 28— 2- 4 p.m.||Fri., Apr 4— 2- 4 p.m.|
|Fri., Apr 11— 2- 4 p.m.||Fri., Apr 18— 2- 4 p.m.|
|Fri., Apr 25— 2- 4 p.m.||Wed., Apr 30— 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.|
|Fri., May 9— 2- 4 p.m.|
Once you have registered for an exam date, purchase an exam access package online. (http://www.pearsoncustom.com/md/tu_myitlab) The exam package must be purchased prior to your exam date. You can purchase the "Test Out" or the "Test and Training" package.
Which package should I purchase?
Test Out: Includes three attempts at the exam and a practice test.
Test and Training: Includes three attempts at the exam, a practice test, lessons, learning modules, e-text and quizzes. (Recommended)
Instructions for purchasing your exam package:
If Yes – Fill in your username and password. (TIP: Choosing “Yes” and using your existing account will allow you to use the same username and password you use for your other Pearson products)
If No – Create a username and password per the guidelines provided.
If Not Sure – Enter your email address and click Search.
Note: MyITLab does not work with Firefox or Google Chrome. Please use Internet Explorer.
MAC users: For help, use the My IT Lab Mac User Access trouble-shooting link. (http://wps.prenhall.com/bp_myitlab2010_5xmacuser/)
Need more practice? Visit the OTS instructional site for Office 2010.
Students need to bring the following items to their scheduled exam: