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1. What are the topics for evaluation?
2. How many tries do I get to take the tests?
3. Who pays for the test?
4. Is there an order in which the tests must be taken?
5. When and where can I take these tests?
6. How long do I have to wait to retake a test?
7. Is there a list that tells the exact competencies for each test?
8. How soon do I get my test results?

 
  1. What are the topics for evaluation?
  • Windows Operating System
  • Word Processing Applications
  • Presentation Applications
  • Spreadsheet Applications
 
 
 
  2. How many tries do I get to take the tests?
At the time of testing a login will be created for you. That login is active for one month and you may retest during that month without cost. There is a 24 hour waiting period for each retake. After the login has expired you may purchase another at the Testing Center.
 
 
 
  3. Who pays for the test?
The College of Southern Idaho will pay for your initial exam for one month. You will have to pay a nominal fee for each test after that month period has expired.
 
 
 
  4. Is there an order in which the tests must be taken?
No, you can take the tests in any order.
 
 
 
  5. When and where can I take these tests?
You can take the tests any time the testing center is open. Tests are not given within one hour of closing.
 
 
 
  6. How long do I have to wait to retake a test?
You must wait 24 hours to retake a test.
 
 
 
  7. Is there a list that specifies the exact knowledge and skill requirments for each test?
Yes, please follow this link to the CSA Objectives page.
 
 
 
  8. How soon do I get my test results?
Tests are electronic and graded immediately.