The MCGE certification will last for 2 years from the date of successful completion. The test is administered online is presented as a timed evaluation having 75 questions to be completed over the course of 120 minutes. Students will be presented with materials featuring a pre-processed AXIOM case including multiple GRAYKEY acquisitions.
Students will complete both general knowledge questions around the operation and functions of Magnet GRAYKEY and practical questions around the examination of the GRAYKEY acquisitions using Magnet AXIOM. In order to certify as an MCGE Students must complete the exam and attain an 80% score or higher.
If a student does not reach the 80% score on their first attempt, they will be able to immediately take a second attempt of the certification. If that student is unsuccessful a second time, they will be placed on a 60-day delay before getting another attempt at the test.
Qualifying for the MCGE
In order to successfully qualify for the MCGE, students must complete one of the following course tracks:
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