The HR online training tool and development resource, myLearn, available to all university faculty and staff, offers many self-study courses to help you prepare for Microsoft certification exams in a variety of areas.
The Microsoft Office Specialist series is an industry recognized standard for demonstrating proficiency with Microsoft desktop applications such as Word. PowerPoint, Excel, Access, or Outlook. The Microsoft Office Specialist certification can help you stand out in a crowded job market, broaden your employment opportunities, and can result in higher earning potential. Microsoft Office Specialist certification can also lead to increased job satisfaction. According to recent research, individuals who have earned certification have increased confidence, competence, productivity, and credibility with employers, co-workers, and clients.