Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate

Certificate Offered

Credits Required: 31 (2017-2018 Academic Year)

This workplace program provides students with skills in the Microsoft Office Suite. Students will sit for Microsoft Office Certification exams upon completion of each course. Earning a Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate allows individuals to validate essential software application skills required in all occupations.

This program will offer students the opportunity to develop skills necessary to organize data using spreadsheet and database management software, interact with clients, vendors, and the general public, plan meetings, supervise the office, handle purchasing, and train other workers.

Students completing required courses will be eligible to take the exam for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification, the globally recognized standard for desktop skills with the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook).

Curriculum - 1st Year

First Semester - 16 Credits

BUSC 105Professional Relations 3.00
OFFT 101Keyboarding Introduction 1.00
OFFT 110Internet For Office 3.00
OFFT 120Microsoft Word-MOS Expert Cert. 3.00
OFFT 125Microsoft Excel-MOS Expert Cert 3.00
OFFT 130Microsoft Access-MOS Expert Cert 3.00

Second Semester - 15 Credits

BUSC 220Team Development 3.00
OFFT 155Office Procedures 3.00
OFFT 190Microsoft Publisher/OneNote Cert 3.00
OFFT 170Microsoft Outlook-MOS Certificatio 3.00
OFFT 175Microsoft Powerpoint-MOS Certifica 3.00