Administrative professionals need to have a solid understanding of computing software. The majority of workplaces utilize Microsoft Office. The Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2016 Master Program provides students with the ability to learn the complexities of the Microsoft Office suite while also obtaining the chance of becoming a certified user.
This program offers intensive study of each of the central Microsoft Office programs. The courses cover basic features, intermediate design and advanced use of every program. At completion, students should be able to use macros in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, collaborate with others on Microsoft Word documents, manage special effects on multiple presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint and setup multiple email accounts in Microsoft Outlook among many other skills.
Included with this program is a course of study on working as an administrative professional in any office setting. Students will learn about communication, financial management, and professionalism in the workplace, customer service, time management, business writing, and much more.
This is a self-paced program that must be completed within six months of registration. At the culmination of the program, students have the option of taking certification exams for each of the Microsoft Office programs covered. The cost of the certification exams is included with the fees for this course.
There are no prerequisites for this course. Students must have access to a PC with the Microsoft Office 2016 suite. They should also already be comfortable navigating in a windows environment.