The Educational Technology Competency Exam consists of four sections:
- Microsoft Excel 2013
- Microsoft PowerPoint 2013
- Microsoft Word 2013
- Basic Computer Literacy and Information Literacy Concepts
Note: The test is currently based on Office 2013. This is subject to change as later versions become available.
Testing Schedule & Registration
The Educational Technology Competency Exam is currently being offered in the Technology Learning Center. The exam must be taken in the TLC (Mashburn Suite 102) between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday. No new tests can be started after 2:30 PM. Testing is not available during UCA observed holidays/breaks. Testing seat availability will be on a first-come, first-serve basis and the cost of the exam is $20 (plus tax).
• You must purchase the access code from the UCA Bookstore.
• Be sure you are given an instruction sheet when you purchase the code.
• Do NOT activate this code until you are ready to take the exam and are at the Technology Learning Center.
Once an access code is purchased and activated, the student will be allowed two weeks to complete the exam. The student may take all sections of the test at once or take one section at a time during the allotted two weeks. The Technology Learning Center is not responsible if you register for the wrong course or do not complete the test within the access period.
Below is a table with the maximum allowed time for each test, as well as average time taken by past students (N=68).
|Computer Lit & Concepts||15 minutes||1 hour|
|Word||1 hour 14 minutes||2 hours|
|Excel||1 hour 13 minutes||2 hours|
|PowerPoint||55 minutes||2 hours|
Please contact the TLC at (501) 450-3400 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.