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.
  • 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. 3716

Gainful Employment

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

Curriculum

Curriculum Title

CIPS Code

CIS.APP.CERT

(C407P)

COMPUTER APPLICATIONS CERTIFICATE

11 0899

# of Graduates

# of Graduates Completing
On-Time

% Completing
On-Time

0

0

NA

Avg. Program Tuition Cost

Avg. Program Book Cost

Total Program Costs*

$ 2,890.00

$ 1,066.00

$3,956.00

Program Length
in Semesters

Program Credit

Hours

Median Loan

Debt

2

21

NA

SOC Code

SOC Description
(Associated Program Occupation(s))

Occupational Summary
(ONET webpage)

*Estimated Costs of Attendance may vary on an individual basis, as not all students may require Room & Board, Transportation and/or other variable costs.

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.