Certificate Information

Academic Plan Code



19 - 23

MCCCD Program Detail



Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses listed in the Required Courses area.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Computer Applications: Microsoft Office Specialist/Advanced program provides advanced skills in computer software applications for a wide variety of occupations. Coursework includes advanced software applications in word processing, electronic spreadsheets, and other office skills. This certificate program is designed to assist students in preparing for the expert examinations for certification as a Microsoft Office Specialist.

Required Courses Credits: 16-20

GBS104Quality Telephone Techniques1
OAS101Computer Typing I: Keyboarding and Formatting3
OAS108Business English3
CSM/TQM101Quality Customer Service3
Student must select one (1) of the following two (2) tracks:
Track I: Credits:6
BPC210Advanced Computer Usage and Applications3
BPC250Post Advanced Computer Usage and Applications3
Track II: Credits:10
BPC100CDLiving Online (1) OR
BPC106AHMS Outlook: Level I (.5) AND
BPC106BHMicrosoft Outlook: Level II (.5)1
CIS114AEExcel: Level I (1) AND
CIS114BEExcel: Level II (1) AND
CIS114CEExcel: Level III (1) OR
CIS114DEExcel Spreadsheet (3)3
CIS113DEMicrosoft Word: Word Processing3
CIS213DEAdvanced Microsoft Word: Word Processing3

Restricted Electives

ACC115Computerized Accounting2
BPC101ACIntroduction to Handheld Devices1
BPC110Computer Usage and Applications3
BPC/OAS111AAComputer Keyboarding I1
CIS121AEWindows Operating System: Level I1
CIS122AEWindows Operating System: Level II1
BPC123Introduction to Speech Recognition (SR)1
CIS133AAInternet/Web Development Level I-A1
CIS133BAInternet/Web Development Level I-B1
CIS233AAInternet/Web Development Level II-A1
CIS233BAInternet/Web Development Level II-B1
OAS125Introduction to the Professional Office3

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Major: 5147
First Term: 2014 Spring
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 19 - 23
CIPS code: 52.0401
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Business, Management, and Administration
Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.00