The Microcomputer Software Applications Certificate is designed for students seeking entry-level jobs requiring familiarity and understanding of computer fundamentals and exposure to a variety of microcomputer applications. Graduates will be able to perform jobs that use software applications and that support and provide service to other users of software. The certificate is designed so that students could complete the requirements in one academic year. Through program electives, students can focus on particular applications or continue an exploration of broad-based computer knowledge.
Learners who complete the Microcomputer Software Applications certificate will:
Demonstrate introductory knowledge of a programming language and of operating systems
Demonstrate appropriate skills in electronic spreadsheets and database management
Demonstrate keyboarding speed and accuracy
For more information, contact Program Coordinator Chris Parden.