The Advanced Business Software Specialist certificate includes intermediate and advanced business technology office applications software courses, operating systems, office technology and electronic communications tools. Completers are prepared for administrative positions that require Advanced Office User skills. Certificates of Accomplishment in Business Software Specialist and Office Assistant can be applied to this certificate. Students will also have additional practice in one or more of the following areas: desktop publishing applications, collaboration software or client management software.
Certificate recipients should possess the skills & abilities described below:
Critically apply software skills to solve business problems in a variety of situations
Work at the expert level with applications for word processing, spreadsheets, and databases
Work at the advanced level with applications for project management
Demonstrate a high-level operating systems user knowledge