Overview

Microsoft Office is a powerful service designed to unleash the best ideas, get things done and stay connected on the go. This certificate program will prepare students to obtain a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in a specific Office program.  

Microsoft Office is the most used software in offices today. Starting from the absolute-beginner level and taking students to advanced levels, the Microsoft Office Certificate program provides step-by-step, easy to understand instructions on how to work with and master Microsoft Office programs. Learn from our experienced, expert instructors in a hands-on, state-of-the-art computer lab. Each student will receive a professionally-prepared manual with each class-perfect for reference afterward. Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in a specific Office program. Holding a MOS certification can earn an entry-level business employee significantly more in annual salary than uncertified peers.

How to Enroll

To pursue this certificate, please click on the courses below to see availability. You can register for courses online, and you do not have to apply to the college!

Tuition Assistance
Training Resources

Questions?
Call 803.732.0432 to talk to us about this program, or email cce@midlandstech.edu

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Sample Program Plan and Costs

Online Course Prerequisite: Basic Computer Skills and the ability to navigate the Internet, websites, and email.

To earn the certificate, participants must satisfactorily complete the following courses within a two-year period.

Additional Testing required for certifications.

CEUs Class Hours Course Title Cost
1.20 12

Access, Introduction

Take away the mystery of database design in Access by creating, designing, and editing tables. Learn to create simple queries and filters and develop the skills to design simple forms and reports.

Classroom

ID: CEDBS-620

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$299.00
1.20 12

Access, Intermediate

Learn about database normalization, relationships, referential integrity, and analyzing tables. Explore complex queries with joins, parameters, calculated fields, and summarizing and grouping values. Work with action queries and finding unmatched or duplicate records. Learn to create advanced reports with calculated fields and enhanced control formatting and data bars.

Classroom

ID: CEDBS-623

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$299.00
1.20 12

Access, Advanced

Learn more advanced form design with sub-forms, tab pages, and navigation forms. Import, export, and link external data and perform a Word mail merge with Access data. Learn how to have a more turnkey database with macros, VBA programming, and switchboards. Learn about database management topics like dependencies, documenting, compacting, repairing, splitting, security, and converting into ACCDE.

Classroom

ID: CEDBS-624

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$299.00
1.20 12

Excel, Advanced

In this course, you will work with multiple worksheets, use LOOKUP functions and formula auditing, share and protect workbooks, automate workbook functionality with data validation and macros, create spark lines, and map data, and work with data tables, scenarios, goal seek, and forecasting data trends.

Online

ID: CESDS-611

Online

ID: CESDS-685

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$299.00
1.20 12

Outlook, Introduction

Make the most of your email communications. Learn to work with contacts and distribution lists. Find out how Outlook tasks can help with organization, and use the Outlook calendar to keep up with your busy schedule.

Classroom

ID: CESCH-708

Online

ID: CESCH-721

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$299.00
0.90 9

Outlook, Advanced

Take your Outlook skills to the next level. Learn how to customize Outlook, automate commonly used actions, work with folders, organize Outlook components, and use the Rules Wizard.

Classroom

ID: CESCH-717

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$299.00
1.20 12

PowerPoint, Introduction

Your presentations can be showstopping. Create slide shows using PowerPoint's most commonly used features.

Online

ID: CEPDP-629

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$299.00
1.20 12

PowerPoint, Advanced

Import from other applications, create photo albums, share presentations, and create templates. Use multimedia effects including sound and video to produce professional, effective presentations.

Online

ID: CEPDP-650

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$299.00
1.20 12

Windows 10, Introduction

Learn the essential features of the Windows 10 operating system and how to customize your desktop, manage files and folders, and navigate the Web with the Microsoft Edge browser.

Classroom

ID: CEWIN-584

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$299.00
1.20 12

Word, Introduction

Learn everything you need to get started creating and editing documents, formatting, proofing, controlling page setup, and more.

Classroom

ID: CEWDP-593

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$299.00
1.20 12

Word, Intermediate

Enhance your proficiency with Word using tables, styles, templates, section breaks, and columns. Long document features such as table of contents, indexes, and mail merge are also covered in this course.

Classroom

ID: CEWDP-594

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$299.00
1.20 12

Word, Advanced

Create top-notch documents using forms, sharing documents, and document revisions. Work with custom graphic elements, bookmarks, footnotes, and macros.

Classroom

ID: CEWDP-595

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$299.00
 
Estimated Cost
Tuition Assistance
$3,588.00
Not including fees and equipment

Careers

Administrative Assistant

An Administrative Assistant is responsible for a variety of clerical and administrative tasks including answering telephones, arranging for meetings and travel, and managing schedules in an office setting.

Average Annual Salary

$35,631

According to EMSI data as of 2018

Where Can I Work?

  • Business Corporations
  • Hospitals
  • Educational Institutions

Careers

Executive Assistant

An executive assistant assists a high-level manager or professional with correspondence, appointments, and administrative tasks. Executive assistants are often trusted to handle confidential and sensitive issues across the business.

Average Annual Salary

$50,338

According to EMSI data as of 2018

Where Can I Work?

  • Business Corporations
  • Hospitals
  • Educational Institutions

What’s next after I complete this program?

Obtain the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification

The MOS certification is for those looking to demonstrate proficiency in using one or more Microsoft Office programs and in deploying Microsoft Office cloud and hybrid solutions. Differentiate yourself with this competency as a proven expert in Office skills.

Enter the Workforce

Microsoft Office Specialists work in a variety of industries with a wide range of duties. Those duties may include word processing, data entry, and the creation of spreadsheets and presentations.