Managerial Accounting

Catalog number: ACCX-212

Description: The Excelsior College Examination in Managerial Accounting measures knowledge and understanding of material typically taught in a lower-level undergraduate course in managerial accounting. This examination tests for comprehension of basic managerial accounting principles in pursuit of organizational goals and strategies. The exam tests for familiarity with the fundamentals of basic unit costs, cost flow management systems and processes, budgeting and performance measurement, and cost analysis and pricing decisions. Thinking as a manager/accountant, the test taker should be able to identify relevant information and the appropriate methods for analyzing information while working in a financial, global, and ethical environment.

Exam Type: Multiple Choice

Credit / Level: 3.0 / Lower

Exam Fee: $95*

* Fee shown is for the exam only. Other associated expenses such as books and study resources, or travel, lodging, or providing any required documentation or background checks, are additional.


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Effective July 1st 2014 – Pearson VUE will charge a test administration fee when you schedule your appointment to test, additional fees apply for phone transactions (scheduling, rescheduling, and canceling). You will pay $50 USD to take two-hour exams and $60 USD to take three-hour exams.

If you are currently registered for an exam you must schedule your appointment (but do not need to take the exam) by June 30th 2014 in order to avoid the $50 USD or $60 USD administration fee.