Gain hands-on expertise in the Microsoft 77-420 certification exam with Microsoft Excel 2013 course. The course provides complete coverage of the 77-420 exam and gives knowledge of the essential components of Excel with practical examples that you can adapt to your own needs. It contains a good balance between the basics that every Excel user needs to know and more complex topics that will appeal to power users.
Here's what you will get
The MOS: Excel 2013 is a standalone certification from Microsoft with the exam code 77-420. This certification is targeted at professionals who can create and manage worksheets & workbooks with Microsoft Office Excel 2013 and may have experience with previous versions of Microsoft Office Excel. They can also perform tasks like creating tables, applying formulas and functions, creating charts & objects. This exam is an upgrade of Microsoft Office Excel 2010.
There are no technical pre-requisites for this certification.
Where do I take the exam?
The Microsoft 77-420 exam is administered by Certiport at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
The exam consists of performance-based questions. It is conducted in a live or simulated environment. MOS 2013 presents the candidate with a project to build, with tasks and steps that build on each other. For more information regarding improved exam format Click here.
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the exam's retake policy?
As of 1 July 2014, Microsoft's retake policy changed to the following:
If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait 24 hours before retaking the exam.
If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait 48 hours before retaking the exam.
A two-day waiting period is imposed for each subsequent exam retake.
If a candidate achieves a passing score on an exam, the candidate may take it again.
What is the validity of the certification?
Microsoft Office Specialist has no expiration. The certification holder is certified for life unless the vendor changes its policy. Click here for more information.
Where can I find more information about this exam?