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Microsoft Office Specialist

at Ridgewater College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 15
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General. (NEW) A program that generally prepares individuals to perform basic data and text entry using standard and customized software products. Includes instruction in keyboarding skills, personal computer and work station operation, reading draft texts and raw data forms, audio and tape dictation, and various interactive software programs used for tasks such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and others.

Program Locations

  • Ridgewater College, Hutchinson 55350
  • Ridgewater College, Willmar 56201

Labor Market Information

  • Data Entry Keyers

  • Median wage: $14.82/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Computer Operators

  • Median wage: $19.06/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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Ridgewater College
Ridgewater College
2101 15th Ave NW Willmar, MN 56201 Toll-Free: (800) 722-1151 Local: (320) 222-5200 TTY: (800) 627-3529