Civil Service Exams: Guidance You Can Trust

Everything you need to know to understand the tests, master the problems, and improve your scores.

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Master the Civil Service Exams

Master the™ Civil Service Exams


✓ 4 full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations

✓ Review of verbal, clerical, math, and memory skills you’ll need to score your highest

✓ Tips and strategies from civil service experts on how to become a first-rate job candidate

✓ Current information on the civil service job market, including projected areas of growth in the federal government: security/enforcement; medical/public health; engineering/sciences; program management/administration; and accounting, budget, and business

Best for: Anyone wanting help with both Civil Service Exam strategy and instructional problem solving. Provides ample opportunity for practice.

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