Exam lengths

Exam lengths

The following page lists the durations of our current certification exams along with the number of questions (or question range where noted). All exams undergo continuing psychometric analysis and the number of questions are subject to change.

Note: Exam lengths are the same across all languages (where available).

Click on the certification for more information.

Adobe Certified Associate (ACA)

ACA Creative Cloud 2015 (each exam is 50 minutes):

  • Photoshop - 40 Questions
  • Illustrator - 40 Questions
  • InDesign - 40 Questions
  • Dreamweaver - 40 Questions
  • Premiere Pro - 40 Questions
  • Animate - 50 Questions

ACA CS6:

  • Photoshop - 41 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Illustrator - 40 Questions (50 minutes)
  • InDesign - 40 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Flash - 40 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Dreamweaver - 41 Questions (45 minutes)
  • Premiere Pro - 42 Questions (50 minutes)
Adobe Certified Associate (ACA)

ACP (each exam is 120 minutes):

  • AutoCAD - 35 Questions
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D - 35 Questions
  • Inventor - 35 Questions
  • Revit Architecture - 35 Questions
  • Revit Structure - 35 Questions
  • Revit MEP: Electrical - 35 Questions
  • Revit MEP: Mechanical - 35 Questions
  • 3ds Max - 35 Questions
  • Maya - 35 Questions
Entrepreneurship and Small Business (ESB)

ACU LITA:

  • AutoCAD - 30 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Fusion 360 - 30 Questions (75 minutes)
  • Inventor (Imperial) - 30 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Inventor (Metric) - 30 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Revit Architecture (Imperial) - 30 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Revit Architecture (Metric) - 30 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 3ds Max - 30 Questions (75 minutes)
  • Maya - 30 Questions (75 minutes)
IC3 Digital Literacy Certification (IC3)

ESB (exam is 50 minutes):

  • U.S. - Entrepreneurship and Small Business Exam - 45 Questions
Intuit QuickBooks Certified User (QBCU)

IC3 GS5 (each exam is 50 minutes):

  • Living Online - 50 Questions
  • Computing Fundamentals - 50 Questions
  • Key Applications - 45 Questions

IC3 GS4 (each exam is 50 minutes):

  • Living Online - 45 Questions
  • Computing Fundamentals - 45 Questions
  • Key Applications - 43 Questions

IC3 Other:

  • GS5 Spark - 45 Questions (50 minutes)
  • GS4 Spark - 60 Questions (50 minutes)
  • GS4 Fast Track - 45 Questions (50 minutes)

IC PHP:

  • IC PHP Developer Fundamentals - 40 Questions (50 minutes)
Microsoft Certified Educator (MCE)

QBCU (each exam is 50 minutes):

  • Intuit QuickBooks Desktop 2017 - 47 Questions
  • Intuit QuickBooks Desktop 2016 - 47 Questions
  • Intuit QuickBooks Desktop 2015 - 47 Questions
  • Intuit QuickBooks Desktop 2014 - 47 Questions
  • Intuit QuickBooks Online (U.S. Version) - 50 Questions
  • Intuit QuickBooks Online (Global Version) - 50 Questions
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)

MCE (exam is 50 minutes):

  • 62-193 Technology Literacy for Educators - 45 Questions
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)

MOS 2016 (each exam is 50 minutes):

  • Word - 35 Questions
  • Excel - 35 Questions
  • PowerPoint - 35 Questions
  • Word Expert - 26 Questions
  • Excel Expert - 26 Questions
  • Access - 31 Questions
  • Outlook - 35 Questions

MOS 2013 (each exam is 50 minutes):

  • Word - 38 Questions
  • Excel - 38 Questions
  • PowerPoint - 39 Questions
  • Word Expert - 37 Questions (across 2 exams)
  • Excel Expert - 27 Questions (across 2 exams)
  • Access - 34 Questions
  • Outlook - 46 Questions
  • SharePoint - 30 Questions
  • OneNote - 35 Questions

MOS 2010 (each exam is 50 minutes):

  • Word - 40 Questions
  • Excel - 35 Questions
  • PowerPoint - 40 Questions
  • Word Expert - 28 Questions
  • Excel Expert - 29 Questions
  • Access - 34 Questions
  • Outlook - 38 Questions
Toon Boom Certified Associate (TCA)

MTA:

  • 98-349 Windows OS Fundamentals - 55 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-361 Software Dev Fundamentals - 51 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-364 Database Fundamentals - 51 Questions (45 minutes)
  • 98-365 Windows Server Admin Fundamentals - 57 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-366 Networking Fundamentals - 59 to 63 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-367 Security Fundamentals - 52 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-368 Mobility and Device Fundamentals - 45 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-369 Cloud Fundamentals - 42 to 44 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-375 HTML5 Application Dev Fundamentals - 56 Questions (50 minutes)
  • 98-380 Introduction to Programming using Block-Based Languages - 38-39 Questions (45 minutes)
  • 98-381 Intro to Programming using Python - 40 Questions (45 minutes)
  • 98-382 Intro to Programming using JavaScript - 39 Questions (45 minutes)
  • 98-383 Intro to Programming using HTML and CSS - 41 Questions (45 minutes)
  • 98-388 Intro to Programming using Java - 44 Questions (45 minutes)
Toon Boom Certified Associate (TCA)

TCA:

  • Storyboard Pro - 25 Questions (45 minutes)
  • Harmony Essentials - 25 Questions (45 minutes)
  • Harmony Advanced - 30 Questions (50 minutes)
  • Harmony Premium - 35 Questions (50 minutes)

Authored by: Jeffrey Lewis, Director of Product Management