Magento Certified Solution Specialist Exam – My Experiences & Resources

This was my experience with the Magento Solution Specialist Exam.

Score: 50/60
eCommerce: 100%
Magento Architecture: 81%
Elements of a Magento eCommerce Site: 90%
Application of Knowledge to Business Goals: 66%
Result: PASS

Quizlet: Magento Solution Specialist Exam Revision Cue Cards
iWeb: Magento Development Agency
Neil Boughton: @NeilBoughton
Juan Alonso: @Jalogut
BJ Hoffpauir: @beejhuff

Other Resources I Used:

About the Magento Solution Specialist Exam:

A Magento Solution Specialist is an expert user of the Magento eCommerce platform. Drawing on a deep background in business and eCommerce, the Magento Solution Specialist can efficiently align business objectives with Magento functionality, optimise the use of native features, and avoid unnecessary customization. Whether as a merchant, a manager, a consultant, or an analyst, the Magento Solution Specialist knows how to make the best use of Magento technology.

The Exam

  • 66 Multiple Choice items (60 scored and 6 unscored)
  • 90 minutes to complete the exam
  • All questions are valid for Magento Community Edition (1.8 & 1.9) and Magento Enterprise Edition (1.13 & 1.14).
  • All questions assume the default state of native Magento installations, except where specified in the question.
  • No hard-copy or online materials may be referenced during the exam

Recommended Resources

  • We recommend Taking the Managing Your Magento Store course through Magento U as a first step
  • Hands-on experience
  • Free Study Guides available for download

Magento Certified Solution Specialist:

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