Computer Applications Certificate

Curriculum CIS.APP.CERT (C407P)

The Computer Applications Certificate is intended for persons preparing for positions using Microsoft Office programs. Graduates will be able to:

  • create, edit, format and print Microsoft Word documents;
  • create, edit, format and print Microsoft Excel worksheets;
  • create and edit Microsoft Access databases, create queries, and create, edit and print reports;
  • create, edit and use Microsoft PowerPoint presentations;
  • integrate elements of each Office application into other Office and Windows-based applications;
  • work effectively in teams;
  • communicate effectively with clients, verbally and in writing; and
  • apply the skills that are the focus of this program to business scenarios.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

CIS 140

Microsoft Word I

3

 

CIS 144

Microsoft PowerPoint

3

 

CIS 155

Microsoft Excel I

3

 

CIS 157

Microsoft Access I

3

 

 

 

12

Semester Two

 

CIS 142

Microsoft Word II

3

#

CIS 161

Microsoft Excel II

3

#

CIS 167

Microsoft Access II

3

 

 

 

9

 

 

Total credits required

21

See CIS course descriptions.

Coordinator: Mike McGuire, Ext. 3349

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/ComputerApplications_Certificate_C407P.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-216W, or send an Email to: finaid@triton.edu.