Spreadsheets: Fundamentals* Microcredential
Learn the power of Excel spreadsheets in business and organizational data management. This on-demand, online course covers basic concepts and applications of spreadsheets in business, health sciences, and service industries. Students will learn to create spreadsheets in Excel that model common business and organizational needs using formulas, functions, formatting, what-if analysis, graphs and charts.
Software: Windows version of Excel 365/Excel 2019/Excel 2021
Textbook: New Perspectives Excel 2021 ebook and homework platform (MindTap, ISBN 9780357671993) — $49.99 for five weeks of access or four full months for $124.99 (more economical if you plan to take the whole Spreadsheet series).
* Microcredentials marked with an asterisk are eligible for part-time TAP financial aid.
Credit or Non-Credit
Who is Eligible
Time to complete
Business and Professional Studies
Skills You’ll Acquire
- Basic formatting
- Basics of chart and graph creation
- Data Analysis
- How to use IF and VLOOKUP functions
- Introductory formulas/functions
Stackable to Credits
Individuals who complete all three non-credit microcredentials in the spreadsheet series (Spreadsheets: Fundamentals; Spreadsheets: Tables, Pivots, and Data Management; and Spreadsheets: Advanced Functions and Features) are eligible to receive course credit for:
- Complete Spreadsheets: Fundamentals with a grade of 75 or higher on comprehensive case study of spreadsheet fundamentals
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