Microsoft Office Specialist

The Microsoft Office Specialist Program provides industry-leading assessments of skills and knowledge through our new project-based testing, giving students and professionals real-world exercises to appraise their understanding of Microsoft Office.
This guarantees that every certified user has demonstrated the ability to command the full features and functionality of Microsoft Office, preparing them for future academic or workforce opportunities.
There are three levels of certification: Specialist, Expert, and Master. Each certification level propels a student further on the path to greater achievements and advancement. Students can certify at all three levels, and should try to obtain the highest level possible. The market demands, and caters to those who possess the most education and skills. Becoming a Specialist is good. Becoming an Expert is better. And becoming a Master is best.

  • MOS SPECIALIST: Become certified as a specialist in one of Microsoft’s premiere office technologies.
  • MOS EXPERT: Get a higher credential for two of the job market’s most in-demand technologies (word and Excel).
  • MOS MASTER: Reach the highest level by passing PowerPoint, Access or Outlook, and the two Expert exams.

AVAILABLE CERTIFICATIONS:

An individual earning this certification has approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product, has proven competency at an industry entry-level and is ready to enter into the job market.
The straightforward Word evaluation challenges individuals to complete a comprehensive project that depicts real-world functionality with project and standards-based outcome testing.

Exam Objectives:

Word 365 Apps & Office 2019
Word Expert (365 Apps & Office 2019)
Word 2016
Word Expert (Office 2016)

Word 2013
Word Expert 2013 Part 1
Word Expert 2013 Part 2

An individual earning this certification has approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product, has proven competency at an industry entry-level and is ready to enter into the job market.
Certification candidates will demonstrate the fundamentals of creating and managing worksheets and workbooks, creating cells and ranges, creating tables, applying formulas and functions and creating charts and objects.
To make the exam more helpful, we’ve replaced individual tasks with comprehensive, project-based testing. This live-in-the-application environment confirms that certified individuals have demonstrated the ability to complete a realistic Excel project.

Exam objectives:

Excel 365 Apps & Office 2019
Excel Expert (365 Apps & Office 2019)
Excel 2016
Excel Expert (Office 2016)
Excel 2013
Excel Expert 2013 Part 1
Excel Expert 2013 Part 2

An individual earning this certification has approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product, has proven competency at an industry entry-level and is ready to enter into the job market.
The unique benefit for candidates taking the new PowerPoint exam is the comprehensive, project-based testing format. This requires individuals to complete a project that depicts real-world functionality with project and standards-based outcome testing.
Our interactive PowerPoint certification program provides candidates with performance-based scenarios to measure their ability to manage essential, day-to-day tasks.

Exam objectives:

Powerpoint 365 Apps & Office 2019
Powerpoint 2016
Powerpoint 2013

An individual earning this certification has approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product, has proven competency at an industry entry-level and is ready to enter into the job market.
Candidates will expand and prove technical skills by demonstrating how to customize the Outlook user interface format message content, create or insert graphic elements, and send and respond to emails and meeting requests. They can also manage and share multiple calendars, schedule meetings and appointments, create contact records and tasks, and set up contact groups to facilitate communication with other Outlook users.

Exam objectives:

Outlook 365 Apps & Office 2019
Outlook 2016
Outlook 2013

The new Access certification exam uses practical, performance-based scenarios to evaluate their real-world capabilities with project and standards-based outcome testing.
Certified candidates will demonstrate their ability to use principle Access features to independently create custom, browser-based database applications. Tasks will include creating and managing a database, building tables, creating queries, creating forms and reports.
The exam is more relevant than past exams, featuring comprehensive, project-based testing.
An individual earning this certification has approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product, has proven competency at an industry entry-level and is ready to enter into the job market.

Exam objectives:

Access 365 Apps & Office 2019
Access 2016
Access 2013

Candidates taking the OneNote exam will demonstrate their ability to manage the OneNote environment, share and collaborate with other users, organize and find notes and edit and link content in OneNote.
An individual earning this certification has approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product, has proven competency at an industry entry-level and is ready to enter into the job market.

Exam objectives:

Onenote 2013

With MOS Digital Badges:

  • You can share your success across multiple online platforms — LinkedIn, Facebook & email.
  • It makes it easy for employers to verify your accomplishments & learn more about what they mean.
  • It sets you apart from other students and job-seekers by showcasing your skills 
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Value of A Microsoft certification career.

Microsoft certification gives students and workforce candidates the power to chart their own course, fulfil their ambition, and realize their potential. See the statistics that validate that these certifications give you the tools to build a brighter future and prepare yourself for a successful career.