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Computer Applications for Business

Microsoft Office Advanced Specialist Certificate
15 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0133

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

CAB 110 Windows Fundamentals

1

CAB 125 Word Processing Using Word

3

CAB 130 Presentation Software Using PowerPoint

2

CAB 135 Electronic Spreadsheeting Using Excel

2

CAB 235 Advanced Spreadsheeting Using Excel

2


Choose from the following to total a minimum of five semester hours:


5

 

CAB 140 Database Applications Using Access

3

 

CAB 150 Visio Fundamentals

2

 

CAB 180 Administrative Office Management & Professional Development

3

 

CAB 225 Advanced Word Processing & Publishing

2

 

Any other courses from CAB or CIS (except  CIS 101 or CIS 103)

2-3


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


15

*May be completed entirely online.

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September 2
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September 21
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October 10
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October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

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