Students working in a computer lab.

This certificate will provide students with the most common office skills demanded and used in the market today. Students will learn and perform intermediate techniques in Microsoft Word and Excel and basic techniques in Access and PowerPoint. Students will also learn how to integrate the Office Applications. Courses can be taken online. Courses completed while earning a certificate can be applied to the A.A.S. or A.S. in Business Computer Systems and Management Degrees.



2020 - 2021

  • Curriculum

                                   Total Credits Required

  • Program Outcomes

    • Learn the most common Microsoft Office skills used in the market today
    • Perform intermediate techniques in Microsoft Word and Excel, and integrate Microsoft Office applications
    • Communicate in a business environment including written, verbal, and nonverbal
    • Demonstrate the use of up-to-date technology and computer applications
    • Formulate solutions to business problems using facts, logic, creativity, and values
    • Solve mathematical problems related to business operations
    Access and evaluate information effectively

  • Accreditation

    North Hennepin Community College is accredited by the:
    Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
    30 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
    Chicago, IL 60602-2504