Saint Michael's College is now an Authorized Certiport Testing Center. Students of the College are now able to take Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 2016 certification exams. Students can test their knowledge to become certified in the following MOS 2016 products: Access, Excel, Excel Expert, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and Word Expert.
Saint Michael's also offers courses that extensively cover Excel in the fall/spring semesters and in the Accelerated Summer College. Taking the certification exam is 100% optional for students in these courses. Your grade in these courses in no way reflects your decision to take the test.
Knowledge of how to use Microsoft Excel is considered a relevant and important skill in the 21st century workplace. Today, many jobs in different fields require some knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Earning this certification can help you gain a competitive edge in your job search and professional career. Students are tested to create and manage Excel worksheets and workbooks, manage data cells and ranges, create tables, perform operations with formulas and functions, and create charts and objects.
If you are interested in learning more about pricing and test dates, please email SMC's MOS Certification Administrator Alex Colletta: TestingCenter@smcvt.edu.