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Earn an Advanced Computer Usage and Applications Certificate

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Advanced Computer Usage and Applications program is designed to provide the skills necessary for office professionals in the use, application, and technological developments of computers. Courses focus on training the student in advanced features of software applications commonly used in the workplace including word processing, electronic worksheets, database management, presentation graphics, web development, and business communication skills.

CIPS Code: 11.1006

Certificate of Completion in Advanced Computer Usage and Applications

Required Courses 36
Certificate of Completion in Computer Usage and Applications 17
Course # Course Title Credits
CIS118BB* PowerPoint: Level II 1
CIS122AE* Windows Operating System: Level II 1
CIS124AA Project Management Software: Level I 1
CIS124BA* Project Management Software: Level II 1
CIS213DE Advanced Microsoft Word: Word Processing  3
CIS214DE* Advanced Excel Spreadsheet: Level II 3
CIS217AM* Advanced Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS233DA* Internet/Web Development Level II 3
GBS233* Business Communication 3
Click any of the above course #'s for detailed information and register for it today! **


  • Effective Spring 2010, the Computer Information Systems (CIS) courses required by this program are not applicable if taken more than eight (8) years prior to the completion of the certificate program. Consult with an Academic Advisor for complete information.
  • The total amount of credits required for this certificate is 36.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses required within the program
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00
  • ** Not all classes are offered every semester. Contact an academic advisor for additional information

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