Business Office Manager Certification


No, the Office Manager certification includes all of the course work required to study for and pass the final exam.

This test is open book, however it is also timed, so you will not have much time to look up answers to questions.  It is very important that you study and understand the material prior to taking the test or you will not pass.

It is designed to give you a solid understanding of Office Manager roles and responsibilities. This professional development course was designed to teach someone with little knowledge of running an office the basic skills needed to function as a front-office manager. Office Manager is a very popular company position. For an example, click on this [Job Search] link to see how many positions mention the words “Office Manager”.

No, the test for the Office Manager certification is not proctored.  It is timed, with a limit of 60 minutes.  You may take the test online, from home or work whenever you are ready.

You will be mailed a Certificate Of Completion, as well as a letter of congratulations and two copies of our training verification letters which you can give to employers who request it. The certificate is heavy-stock, cream paper suitable for framing. 

Certifications are generally the last item listed under the education section of your resume.  List them directly beneath your college information in this format:

        Management and Strategy Institute
        – Certified Business Office Manager (CBOM)™