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| Audience Profile |
Expert-level candidates for the Microsoft Excel 2013 exam should have an advanced understanding of the Excel environment and the ability to guide others in the proper use of features in Excel 2013 in Office ProPlus. They should know and demonstrate the use of advanced and specialized features within the application.
Candidates should be able to create, manage, and distribute professional spreadsheets for a variety of specialized purposes and situations, as well as customize their Excel environment to meet needs and enhance productivity. Workbook examples include custom business templates, multiple axis financial charts, amortization tables, and inventory schedules. Candidate roles might include accountants, financial analysts, data analysts, commercial bankers, and others.
| Credit Toward CertificationExam 77-428: Excel 2013 Expert Part Two: counts as credit toward the following certification(s): |
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS): Microsoft Office Excel 2013 Expert
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