2021-2022 College Catalog

Microsoft Application Professional Excel TCC

Microsoft Application Professional Excel TCC (Major Code: ME51)

Program Description

The certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills to perform intermediate and advanced Microsoft Excel. It provides short-term training and an opportunity for students to gain the skills necessary to obtain the expert user certification.


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: 13

Estimated Program Cost: $2,109

Course Outline

Occupational Courses (7 Credits)

BUSN 1410Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications


COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


Select one of the following (3 Credits)

MATH 1011Business Math


MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics


Select one of the following Electives (3 Credits)

BUSN 1100Introduction to Keyboarding


BUSN 1300Introduction to Business


Total Credit Hours: 13


Program Outcomes

1. Graduates will be able to create formulas to calculate data.
2. Graduates will be able to understand how to insert, copy, and delete worksheets within a spreadsheet.
3. Graduates will be able to format the spreadsheet for ease of understanding.
4. Graduates will be able to understand how to use the spreadsheet for timelines and project reporting.