Dr. Michael A. McGinnis, C.P.M., A.P.P.
Dr. Michael A. McGinnis, C.P.M., A.P.P., Associate Professor of Business, Penn State New Kensington, Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania 15068-1798, email@example.com
Dr. J. Patrick Cancro
Dr. J. Patrick Cancro, Assistant Professor of Business Penn State New Kensington, Upper Burrell, Pennsylvania 15068-1798, firstname.lastname@example.org
This paper briefly reviews the requirements for the Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) and Accredited Purchasing Practitioner (A.P.P.) designations and discusses study and test taking skills many have found useful when preparing for their C.P.M. or A.P.P. examinations. The last two sections discuss how to use the C.P.M. and A.P.P. Diagnostic Practice Exams to prepare for the examinations and provide helpful test taking tips.