Microsoft Office Specialist – Excel CE F2F

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other. 529999


Microsoft Office Specialist – Excel 2019 CE F2F

Course Objective:  A Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification validates proficiency with Microsoft Office programs, demonstrating you can meet globally recognized performance standards. The Microsoft Office Specialist is ideal for the individual considering a career in Office Administration, Operational Support, or an individual looking to increase their current skillset.


Description: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification provides industry-leading assessments of skills and knowledge, giving students and professionals real-world exercises to appraise their understanding of Microsoft Office.


By course completion, you will be fully prepared to take the MOS Excel 2019 certification exam.

Course Length: Face-to-Face up to 16 weeks and 72 instructional hours


Competencies to be achieved:

  1. Import data into workbooks

  2. Navigate within workbooks

  3. Format worksheets and workbooks

  4. Customize options and views

  5. Configure content for collaboration

  6. Manipulate data in worksheets

  7. Format cells and ranges

  8. Define and reference named ranges

  9. Summarize data visually

  10. Create and format tables

  11. Modify tables

  12. Filter and sort table data

  13. Insert references

  14. Calculate and transform data

  15. Format and modify text

  16. Create charts

  17. Modify charts

  18. Format charts


A. Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):

$1200.00 (Tuition: $950, Book: $50 and Testing: $200)


B. Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition):

Excel 2019 Complete

Product Code: EXEL2019-A1-R10-

Published by: 30 Bird Media


C. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition): NA


D. WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:

Name: Marcela Castro


Phone number: (928) 317 – 6181


E. Direct Website link to the program:


F. Additional information:

  • Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation: NA

  • Other requirements needed: NA


G. Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website):

A 100% refund will be granted if a request is made at least 2 working days prior to the start of class. A 50% refund will be issued will be issued if notice is received less than 2 working days prior to the start of class. No refunds will be issued after the first day of class.


H. Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)

  • Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally-recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)

Yes or No: Yes

Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization: Microsoft

  • Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)

Yes or No: Yes

Career Pathway: Microsoft Office Specialist Expert

  • Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies)

Yes or No (Explain): Yes - MOS is a globally recognized credential utilized in many of today’s diverse business environments.

  • Accredited Curriculum: (This is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school)

Yes or No: Yes

Accrediting Agency and link to website: Microsoft


J. Credential Attainment Rate: Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program.

Total Participants: 18

Total Earning MOS Word Credential: 16

Passing Success Rate: 89%



Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Arizona Western College

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

Arizona Western College Downtown Center

Local WIB

9 - Yuma County Workforce Investment Board

Name of Credential

Microsoft Office Specialist Excel 2019

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Microsoft

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$50.00 Excel 2019 Complete Product Code: EXEL2019-A1-R10-

Testing/Exam Fees


In-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

43-9061.00Office Clerks, General
$12.11 per hour
Required Certification: Microsoft Office Specialist Excel 2019
43-1011.00First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
$15.73 per hour
Required Certification: Microsoft Office Specialist Excel 2019

Provider Status



2020 S. Ave 8E, Yuma, Arizona 85365

Phone Number

(928) 344-7567

Fax Number

(928) 317-6048

Web Address

Last Updated

Nov 29, 2021


May 15, 2020