Microsoft Office Specialist – PowerPoint CE WEB

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

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


Microsoft Office Specialist – PowerPoint 2019 CE WEB

A. 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.


Upon completion of this course, you will be prepared for the Microsoft Office Specialist certification exams for PowerPoint 2019.



There are no prerequisites to take this course. However, you should be comfortable using a personal computer and be familiar with operating Windows Office software.

Course Length: Open enrollment, self-paced, online course. Student has up to 6 months to complete the 60 course hours.


Competencies to be achieved:

  1. Modify slide masters, handout masters, and note masters

  2. Change presentation options and views

  3. Configure print settings for presentations

  4. Configure and present slide shows

  5. Prepare presentations for collaboration

  6. Insert slides

  7. Modify slides

  8. Order and group slides

  9. Format text

  10. Insert links

  11. Insert and format images

  12. Insert and format graphic elements

  13. Order and group objects on slides

  14. Insert and format tables

  15. Insert and modify charts

  16. Insert and format SmartArt graphics

  17. Insert and modify 3D models

  18. Insert and manage media

  19. Apply and Configure slide transitions

  20. Animate slide content

  21. Set timing for transitions


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

$850.00 (Tuition: $650 and Testing: $200)


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

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment.


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



Hardware Requirements:

  • This course must be taken on a PC. A Mac is not compatible.

Software Requirements:

  • Windows 10 or later.

  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.

  • Microsoft Office 2019 PowerPoint (not included in enrollment). If you use the version of PowerPoint that comes with Office 365, there may be some differences between your version of PowerPoint and what you see in the course.

  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.

  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other Requirements:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.


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 Associate

  • 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. NA



Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Arizona Western College

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

Online - Arizona Western College Downtown Center

Local WIB

9 - Yuma County Workforce Investment Board

Name of Credential

Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint 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

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 PowerPoint 2019
43-1011.00First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
$15.73 per hour
Required Certification: Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint 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 30, 2021


Jun 26, 2020