ERIC Number: ED371141
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Certified Professional Secretary Examination. Outline and Bibliography. Effective November 1994.
Professional Secretaries International, Kansas City, MO.
This outline and bibliography is designed to acquaint candidates and educators with the Certified Professional Secretary (CPS) Examination. The outline indicates the areas in which secretaries should possess knowledge, skill, understanding, and judgment. It is divided into the three parts that comprise the examination: finance and business law (economics, accounting, and business law), office systems and administration (office technology and office administration/communications), and management (behavioral science in business, human resources management, and organizations and management). The outline indicates the number of items on each part of the test, time allowed, and distribution of questions within each category. The bibliography lists the 111 recommended books according to the three parts of the test as well as the major subject areas. A list of publishers and revised list of references for broad overview are also provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Accounting, Adult Education, Business Communication, Certification, Economics, Educational Certificates, Human Resources, Interpersonal Communication, Leadership, Mastery Tests, Office Automation, Office Management, Office Occupations Education, Personnel Management, Professional Development, Secretaries, Standardized Tests, Standards
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Professional Secretaries International, Kansas City, MO.