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Microsoft Office Certification Program

This program qualifies students to take the Core and Expert level certification examinations, a globally-recognized standard. Earning MOS certification acknowledges that you have the expertise to work with Microsoft Office programs. MOS certified individuals report increased competence and productivity with Microsoft Office programs as well as increased credibility with their employers, co-workers, and clients. MOS certification sets you apart in today’s competitive job market, bringing employment opportunities, higher earning potential, and career advancement, in addition to increased job satisfaction.

Microsoft Office Program

 In today’s competitive job market, having digital skills is a must. Microsoft Office is one of the top most sought-after skills by hiring managers. This program offers two options for becoming proficient in Microsoft Office: achieving the Microsoft Office Program Certificate and/or taking a Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam. (See below)

Program certificate requirements:

take the online survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MYSSTYK, successfully complete all course requirements, and submit the certificate request form ($7).

Program Courses

Microsoft Word: Part I & Part II
Microsoft Excel: Part I & Part II
Microsoft PowerPoint

 Outlook for Office Workers

Microsoft Word: Part I

Whether you need a professional looking document for work or personal use, Microsoft Word helps you create it. This course teaches basic to intermediate skills of the program from formatting, to setting margins to using tabs and more. By the end of the course, you will have a good level of proficiency with this essential program. A flash drive is needed for the course by the first session.

Prerequisite:

CBS 89 or take an online survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MYSSTYK .

CBS 90 6 sessions / 15 hours / LEHC / $205

Microsoft Word: Part II

Take your Microsoft Word skills to the next level! This second course in our series teaches intermediate to advanced skills of the program from working with tables to inserting references and other advanced topics. By the end of this course, you will have a high level of proficiency and be ready to take the MOS Specialist Exam in Word. A flash drive is needed for the course by the first session.

Prerequisite:

CBS 90 or take an online survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MYSSTYK .

CBS 91 6 sessions / 15 hours / LEHC / $205

Microsoft Excel: Part I

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet program that is a must for accountants, office workers, and marketing managers. Personal uses include budgeting and data tracking. This course teaches basic to intermediate skills of the program from manipulating worksheets to basic formulas and functions and more. Upon completion of the course, you will have a good level of proficiency with this powerful and versatile program. A flash drive is needed for the course by the first session.

Prerequisite:

CFM 59 or take the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MYSSTYK .

CFM 60 6 sessions / 15 hours / LEHC / $205

Microsoft Excel: Part II

Take your Microsoft Excel skills to the next level! In this second course in our series, you will learn intermediate to advanced-level topics like PivotTables, what-if-analysis, and VLOOKUP. Upon completion of this course, you will have a high level of proficiency and be ready to take the MOS Specialist Exam in Excel. A flash drive is needed for the course by the first session.

Prerequisite:

CFM 60 or take the survey at https:// www.surveymonkey.com/r/MYSSTYK.

CFM 61 6 sessions / 15 hours / LEHC / $205

Outlook for Office Workers

Take your Outlook skills to the next level! In this course, you will learn intermediate to advancedlevel topics. This course focuses on Outlook’s features to manage email and multiple calendars, and work collaboratively with co-workers. Upon completion of this course, you will have a high level of proficiency and be ready to take the MOS Specialist Exam in Outlook.

Prerequisite:

EDP 37 or take the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MYSSTYK .

EDP 47 4 sessions / 12 hours / LEHC / $165

MICROSOFT OFFICE SPECIALIST (MOS) CERTIFICATION

The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification is a globally-recognized standard. Earning MOS certification acknowledges to the world that you have the expertise to work with Microsoft Office programs. Being MOS certified sets you apart from other workers. A MOS Certification brings more employment opportunities, greater earning potential, career advancement, and job security.

In order to take a MOS certification exam, students must complete the associated course(s), purchase an exam voucher (purchased separately), schedule, take, and pass the exam. For more information regarding MOS certification email computer.programs@lehman.cuny.edu or call 718-960-8667.

Testing Center at CUNY on the Concourse

Microsoft Office Specialist exams in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are just a few of the exams given at our Testing Center.

 

Coordinator Contact:

Regina Ward
Email: computer.programs@lehman.cuny.edu
718-960-8667

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