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Microsoft Office Specialist - CCL

Major: 5222
Effective Term: 2012 Fall Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 22

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Microsoft Office Specialist program is designed for students seeking to gain skills and knowledge in the expanding field of office computer support. Integrated concepts of modern office systems are included in the program.

Program Notes:

++ indicates any module/suffixed courses.

Admission Criteria: None
Program Prerequisites: None
Required Courses
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for each course listed in the "Required Courses" area.
CIS121AEWindows Operating System: Level I 1
CIS114DEExcel Spreadsheet 3
CIS117DMMicrosoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS118DBDesktop Presentation: Powerpoint 3
CIS113DEMicrosoft Word: Word Processing 3
OAS101Computer Typing I: Keyboarding and Formatting 3
Restricted Electives
BPC110Computer Usage and Applications (3) OR
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) 3
CIS213DEAdvanced Microsoft Word: Word Processing 3
CIS214DEAdvanced Excel Spreadsheet: Level II 3
CIS217AMAdvanced Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
OAS102Computer Typing II: Document Production 3
OAS296++Cooperative Education (any suffixed course) (1-3) OR
CWE198++Career/Work Experience (any suffixed course)(1-3) 1-3

Program Competencies

  1. Use basic commands and functions of Windows software to control, operate and manage files. (CIS121AE)
  2. Demonstrate mastery of the keyboard, including the formatting of memos, letters, tables, reports and manuscripts. (OAS101)
  3. Load word processing software into business/personal microcomputers to create and name files; enter and edit text; and format and print text. (CIS113DE)
  4. Use spreadsheet skills for solving calculations, forecasting and solving projection problems. (CIS114DE)
  5. Review common database management problems. (CIS117DM)
  6. Use PowerPoint software to produce computer based professional-quality presentations. (CIS118DB)

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