Microsoft Office Core, I-BEST

LWTech Accounting Assistant I-BEST program Certificate Information and Schedule

  • Certificate Length: 2 Quarters
  • Credits: 24 (support classes available)
  • I-BEST Start Date: Fall Quarter (Daytime)

The Microsoft Office Core Certificate prepares students for positions in beginning administrative support, reception, customer care, and sales/marketing support. Microsoft Office Core students learn business software applications for use in day-to-day business operations that will open doors to numerous types of business career opportunities. Students will practice and learn advanced computer use with Microsoft Office applications, email, internet technology, and more. Microsoft Office Core Certificate graduates can continue studying at LWTech to complete additional certificates and/or a Business Technology Associate’s (AAS) degree.

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Microsoft Office Core Certificate Course Sequence and Course Descriptions

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