Skills Assessments

Available To: Students

If you are hiring staff or faculty at NAU and would like to assess your applicants' job-related skills, ITS Learning and Professional Development can assist you AT NO COST for NAU departments. We will also administer skills assessments for student worker applicants for $10 per user per test.

Using Total Testing, we can help assess a prospective employee’s basic administration skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office, and even behavioral and cognitive profiles to find the most talented candidate. Specific assessments include:

  • Microsoft Word 2007, 2010, and 2013
  • Microsoft Excel 2007, 2010, and 2013
  • Microsoft Outlook 2007, 2010, and 2013
  • Microsoft Powerpoint 2007, 2010, and 2013
  • Microsoft Access 2007, 2010, and 2013
  • Windows 7
  • Basic Computer Literacy
  • Typing
  • Spelling and Grammar
  • General Math
  • Various Behavioral Profiles

To request that we schedule a Skills Assessment for applicants, please call us at (928) 523-8938, or email a request to prodev@nau.edu. 

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Available certifications through Certiport for Adobe, Microsoft, and other software.
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GMetrix practice exams are available through Learning and Professional Development via GMetrix software available for free to all faculty, staff, and students.
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GMetrix practice exams are available through Learning and Professional Development via GMetrix software available for free to all faculty, staff, and students.
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Information Technology Services provides several options for the NAU Community to obtain IT industry certifications as well as computer proficiency testing.