2020-2021 College Catalog

Microsoft Word Application Professional TCC

Microsoft Word Application Professional TCC (Major Code: MWA1)

Program Description

The Microsoft Word Application Professional Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for employment by meeting the proficiency requirements in today's business environment. This certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills to perform word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation applications in an office environment.


Career Information


Office and Administrative Support Workers

Career Projections

The number of jobs in this field is expected to increase by 5% nationally and 6% in the State of Georgia over the next several years. Estimated salaries in this field start at $25,000 a year.
Labor market data was compiled using Economic Modeling Specialists, international and is updated annually.

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Admission Requirements

General College Admissions Requirements

Program Contact Information

Erskine Hawkins, Jr.

Chair, Accounting and Business Administrative Technology



Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 2 Terms

Credit Hours: 14

Estimated Program Cost: $2,434

Course Outline

Occupational Courses (11 Credits)

BUSN 1400Word Processing


BUSN 1440Document Production


COMP 1000Intro to Computers


Advisor Approved Guided Electives – Select one of the following (3 Credits)

BUSN 1100Introduction to Keyboarding


BUSN 1300Introduction to Business


Total Credit Hours: 14

Program Outcomes

1. Graduates will be able to organize material to be processed.
2. Graduates will be able to format and maintain documents.