Certificate of Completion in Computer Applications: Microsoft Office Specialist/Advanced Computer Applications: Microsoft Office Specialist /Advanced Track I

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This is an archived pathway map for a previous catalog year, 2018-2019 (5/29/2018 – 5/27/2019). If you wish to see the current version that is meant for current and future students, a link is available below:

Computer Applications: Microsoft Office Specialist /Advanced Track I

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.

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Academic Career
Credit
Degree/Certificate Type
Career and Technical Certificate
Academic Plan
Computer Applications: Microsoft Office Specialist/Advanced (CCL)
Academic Plan Code
5147
Total Credits Required
19
Catalog Year
2018-2019
Effective Dates
5/29/2018 – 5/27/2019

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of the Computer Applications: Microsoft Office Specialist/Advanced program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages* for this program. You can click on any occupation to view the detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

$53,112

* Career and wage information provided by Emsi using data, reports, and forecasts which are generated using government data sources and Emsi’s proprietary analytical processes. Emsi’s data covers multiple classes of workers including QCEW, non-QCEW, and those who are self-employed. Disclaimer

Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
  • Students may be required to successfully complete a College Success Course (CPD150 or CPD/AAA115) within the first two semesters at a MCCCD College. See an academic, program, or faculty advisor for details.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.

Full-time status is 12 credits to 18 credits per semester.

Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
OAS101 Computer Typing I: Keyboarding and Formatting RC 3
OAS108 Business English RC 3
CSM101 or
TQM101
or Quality Customer Service RC 3
Restricted Elective BPC110 recommended course RE

Term 2

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 2
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
GBS104 Quality Telephone Techniques RC 1
BPC210 Advanced Computer Usage And Applications RC 3

Term 3

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 3
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
BPC250 Post-Advanced Computer Usage and Applications RC 3

Program Electives

Select from the following courses to meet the Restricted Elective requirements.

A list of program electives for this pathway map
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
ACC115 Computerized Accounting RE 2
BPC101AC RE
BPC110 Computer Usage and Applications RE 3
BPC111AA or
OAS111AA
Computer Keyboarding I RE 1
CIS121AE Windows Operating System: Level I RE 1
CIS122AE Windows Operating System: Level II RE 1
BPC123 RE
CIS133AA Internet/Web Development Level I-A RE 1
CIS133BA Internet/Web Development Level I-B RE 1
CIS233AA Internet/Web Development Level II-A RE 1
CIS233BA Internet/Web Development Level II-B RE 1
OAS125 Introduction to the Professional Office RE 3

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Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for each course listed in the Required Courses area

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

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