Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate
North Hennepin Community College

Program Details

The online Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate program from North Hennepin Community College is designed to provide students with the advanced computer skills and business concepts needed in industry today. Courses, which may be applied toward the AAS or AS in Business Computer Systems & Management degrees and other certificates, prepare students to:

  • Demonstrate advanced software application skills
  • Analyze & solve business problems using software applications
  • Use software applications in an ethical & secure manner
  • Prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exams


  • Official high school transcript or GED certificate (if graduated in the past 5 years)
  • ACCUPLACER placement test (may be waived if the student has completed a college-level English composition or math course, or has recently taken the ACCUPLACER, ACT, MCA, or SAT and has qualifying test scores)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission