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Accelerated Finance Program-of-Study/End-of-Program High School Exam [2 Credit]

The 2-credit accelerated finance program-of-study (end-of-program) exam is geared for above-average senior students, identified in many states as program completers. The exam is based on the MBAResearch 2-Credit Accelerated Finance Program of Study Model, which includes courses recommended for a 2-credit/Carnegie unit high-school Business Administration program focused on finance. This particular Finance Program of Study addresses select standards and performance indicators from the Business Administration Core, Finance Cluster Core, and Accounting, Banking Services, Insurance, and Securities and Investments Pathways at the Prerequisite, Career-Sustaining, Specialist, and Manager curriculum planning levels. Pretest available July 1 – November 30.

Test Specifications
Weight of exam by instructional area

BL Business Law 3%
CC Compliance 1%
CR Customer Relations 7%
EC Economics 23%
FI Financial Analysis 42%
FM Financial Information Management 3%
HR Human Resources Management 1%
NF Information Management 1%
MK Marketing 1%
OP Operations 2%
PD Professional Development 9%
SE Selling 6%
SM Strategic Management 1%

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Online Testing Process
All exams must be proctored by an independent proctor registered with MBAResearch.
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Prior to taking the exam, you must establish an "account" for each student.
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To Purchase
Your purchase of program-of-study (end-of-program) exam credits allows access to all available exams. Each time an exam is taken, one credit is used. All exams are administered online through our WebXam system (as used by A*S*K Institute and many state DECA associations). Unused credits may be carried forward indefinitely as long as your account is actively used each year.

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