Credit by Exam for

BADM 160 - Business Software

Students must sign up, pay for the exam, and purchase the software by:  January 5, 2017.
You must be a current student at WSU and present your Student ID or Diver's License to take the exam.

Date of Exam:  Monday, January 9, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

Location of Exam: Clinton Hall room 210 (Computer Lab)

Total Cost of Exam & Software:  $190.00*

There are a limited number of seats available to take the exam. We will have 38 seats so students will need to sign up as soon as possible with the Counseling & Testing Center .

Students who would like to test-out of BADM 160, Business Software will have the opportunity to do so by completing the following steps:

  1. Students must purchase the class online software by going to the following website: wichita.simnetonline.com Students need to click on "No, I need to buy a license” to begin the process of purchasing access to the software.  On the Product page, select: SIMnet 2013 - Standalone - Suite ($130.00).
  2. Students will need to go to the Counseling & Testing Center (call 978-3440 for hours and location) to sign up for the exam and pay a fee of $20.00 per credit hour (total of $60.00).
  3. Students are encouraged to review the course syllabus (available on Blackboard) and online lessons through the SIMnet software, prior to taking the exam. The exam will require students to perform various tasks by using the software that simulates tasks in MS Office. Please refer to the syllabus for more details. The exam will contain 3 parts.  To receive credit for BADM 160, students must score 70% or better on each and every part of the exam.
  • Exam Part 1 (Office 2013 and Word 2013);
  • Exam Part 2 (Excel 2013); and
  • Exam Part 3 (PowerPoint 2013 and Access 2013).
  1. The exam will last 90 minutes and students are encouraged to arrive 5 minutes before the scheduled time and wait outside the computer lab.

The BADM 160 credit by exam will not be administered to a student who has been enrolled previously in the class, unless a "W" was received. If a student has taken the class and failed, they may not take the test and must repeat the course.

For questions regarding the Credit by Exam for BADM 160, please contact the instructor, Steve Helm by e-mail at steven.helm@wichita.edu.

* prices are subject to change.