Once you purchase a test, you will gain access to the testing center at credential.nasfaa.org using your NASFAA login (email and password). In the testing center, the Platform Tutorial will demonstrate navigation.
To earn this credential, you will need to be able to differentiate among the campus-based Title IV programs, which is the term commonly applied to certain federal financial aid programs administered directly by schools. You will need to know the provisions common to the campus-based programs, as well as the program-specific requirements for each program. This will help you demonstrate the ability to accurately and appropriately award these funds to eligible students, thereby ensuring the equitable distribution of federal financial aid funding.
The range of topics in this test include:
Tests may include questions pertaining to a variety of program structures, such as credit- or clock-hour, term or nonterm, standard or nonstandard term, undergraduate or graduate/professional programs, and programs of various length (shorter than one year, two-year, four-year, certificate, etc.).
All tests will include a combination of multiple-choice and scenario-based questions. Some questions may involve viewing or downloading worksheets, charts, and tables. Please ensure you have a calculator available while taking a credential test.
Review the following examples, which are similar in structure and scope to the questions that will appear on the test for this topic. Check your answers by selecting the question's link.
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Publication Date: 2/15/2017