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    office software suite certificate


      Program Number: 97-103-2
      School Year: 2019-2020
      Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend
      This program is NOT eligible for financial aid
      FLEx Degree

      Program Description

      Students in this certificate series gain knowledge and skills in the following office software:

      • Windows
      • Word processing
      • Database
      • Spreadsheet
      • Presentation graphics
      • Linking and embedding capabilities

      This nine-credit certificate provides training in Microsoft Windows operating system, Word, Access, Excel and PowerPoint software packages, as well as entry-level integration of these applications.

      Office Software Suite allows students to take associate of applied science degree courses without the time commitment of a full-time program; the credits can later be applied toward a degree or diploma if the student desires. Students may also find that this certificate complements many Moraine Park degree and diploma programs. In addition, graduates or students may find they have already completed some of the certificate’s requirements.

      Approximate Costs

      • $134.20 per credit (resident)
      • $201.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
      • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
      • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.

      Career Opportunities

      • Prepares individuals to perform computer functions in a wide range of occupations that require word processing, database, spreadsheet and presentation graphics.
      • Certification may promote advancement in the following fields: technical writing, scheduling, development management, administration, customer service, account management or program management.

      Admission Process

      Visit the Admissions Page for details


      Semester 1
      103-160Microsoft Word2
      103-180Microsoft Excel2
      103-181Microsoft Access2
      103-182Microsoft PowerPoint2
      103-189Microsoft Windows1

      Program Guide

      For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.

      Transfer Opportunities

      Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

      Additional Information

      *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

      For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.