Microsoft Office Application Specialist, Certificate – MF51

(Stand-alone and Embedded in Computer Support Specialist Diploma and Degree)

Program Description:

The Microsoft Office Application Specialist certificate program enables the student to upgrade his/her microcomputer application software skills and prepare for certification.

Entrance date: Each semester

Program admission requirements:

Minimum Test Scores

ACCUPLACER – Sentence Skills60COMPASS – Writing 32
Reading Comp.55Reading 70
Arithmetic34Math26

High School diploma or equivalent required for admission.

Credits required for graduation: 16

Microsoft Office Application Specialist Certificate Curriculum Essential Courses

Courses 16 credits

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy

3

CIST 2126Comprehensive Presentations and eMail Techniques

3

CIST 2127Comprehensive Word Processing Techniques

3

CIST 2128Comprehensive Spreadsheet Techniques

3

Select one of two courses below for Database for a min. of 4 cr.:

CIST 2129Comprehensive Database Techniques

4

CIST 1220Structured Query Language (SQL)

4