Course: Spreadsheet Applications I (MS Excel)
Spreadsheet Applications I introduces spreadsheet functions and applications. Students will learn how to design, create, manipulate, calculate, and present data. Students will utilize critical thinking skills and apply spreadsheet techniques in developing information for business applications.
Completion of this course certifies proficient speadsheet application skills based on a score of 80% or higher on competency exams. A Certificate of Skill Competence is available upon request.
This course fulfills requirements for the following Programs:
• Accounting Clerk
• Administrative Clerk
• Business Administrative Support I
• Business Administrative Support II
• Computer Applications
• Front Office Support (elective)
• Medical Office Administration
Competencies (skills you will learn)
• Understand basic program menus and toolbars
• Operate Help features
This is a competency-based course offered in open-entry/open-exit format.
The estimated length of this course is 60 hours. Actual course length will depend upon your schedule and your ability to master the subject material.
There are no specific requirements to take this course. However, courses in the Business Technology Programs are to be taken in order. The course list can be found on the information sheet for each program or by contacting Student Services.
Textbooks & Materials
One of the following (2003 or 2007):
New Perspective on Microsoft Office 2010, First Course - Required
Check the Bookstore for current textbook prices.
Course Location and Schedule
88 S. Tooele Blvd.,
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday & Thursday
8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Tuesday & Wednesday
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Fridays
Tuition and Fees
Tuition is based on the number of enrolled classroom hours. High school students are exempt from tuition, but are responsible for course and program fees and the cost of textbooks. Please visit the Tuition pages of this website or contact Student Services for current tuition and fee information. This course does not have an individual course fee, but please see the information sheet for your desired program for estimated total program tuition and fee costs.