The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Associate Degree Requirements:
The major is one of several requirements students need to fulfill in order to be awarded the Associate Degree, the highest level of academic achievement recognized by Santa Rosa Junior College. Please note that all of the following requirements must be met in order for the degree to be conferred:
For all students admitted for the Fall 2009 term or any term thereafter,
a grade of "C" or better, or "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis,
is required for each course applied toward the major.
The Computer Studies: Microsoft Office Specialist Skills Certificate provides students with basic computer skills and in-depth experience with the
Microsoft Office Suite programs.
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
The mastery of material presented in these courses prepares the student to be an efficient office employee adeptly using Microsoft's Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Microsoft Office skills are applicable to a wide variety of jobs or upgrade of skills which may lead to promotion. The courses provide a solid understanding of and practice with the Microsoft Office programs.
- Produce, edit, and maintain effective documents and worksheets;
- Maintain a data base, conduct queries, and create reports;
- Create effective presentations based on industry standards;
- Integrate the various applications within the Microsoft Office Suite; and
- Organize a calendar and send/receive email.