OIS: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)---Advanced

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02053)

Students will be trained in preparation for passing the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification test in word processing at the expert level. Gaining certification will allow students to be more competitive in obtaining well-paid office and related technical positions in our community or for career advancement in present positions. The certificate of achievement—advanced will be granted upon completion of the required basic and advanced courses.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Student will work in an office setting interacting with supervisors, co-workers, and the public in a variety of ways, including receiving, clarifying, and providing information and direction.
  • Student will interact properly with people of diverse backgrounds at work and in the community providing quality customer service.
  • Student will utilize advanced skills in Microsoft Word as well other components of the Microsoft Office Suite and Internet resources to produce clear, accurate, and organized reports, tables, statistics, and reference materials and documents.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”

Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.

REQUIRED CORE:
BUS 74KEYBOARDING SPEED AND ACCURACY II1
BUS 200AMICROSOFT WORD: BEGINNING2.5
BUS 200BMICROSOFT WORD: ADVANCED2.5
BUS 210BUSINESS ENGLISH3
BUS 211COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY3
BUS 218PROCEDURES FOR OFFICE PROFESSIONALS4
CIS/BUS 129MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS---POWERPOINT1
CIS 133ADVANCED MICROCOMPUTER SPREADSHEETS SOFTWARE1
CIS 134MICROCOMPUTER DATABASE SOFTWARE--- ACCESS1
Total Units19
Recommended Preparation:
CIS 139WINDOWING ENVIRONMENT1
CIS 151RESEARCH USING THE INTERNET1
CIS 152USING HTML AND CSS TO CREATE WEB PAGES3
CIS 101INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS4