Course Code: GES824
Begin learning about instances in the professional world in which Excel would come in handy. Understand the value of the software and how it will positively impact your career.
Learn how to enter data and text, create charts, use tools, insert and format pictures, and more.
Continue learning the functionalities of Excel, including how to troubleshoot and modify data and formulas.
Understand how to create and look up tables, use IF functions, use page layout to modify print settings, and how to use and modify Sparklines.
Explore the functions of Quick Styles. Streamline your work by sorting, filtering, outlining, and using goal-oriented tools.
Complete the course by learning about Pivot Tables, Pivot Charts, slicers, drop-down lists, data validations, review tools, and macros.
Clair Dickinson has a B.S. in secondary English education from Eastern Michigan University. She currently works as an online course facilitator in a lab setting, working with students taking courses towards their high school diplomas. She also completed her Graduate Certificate in Educational Media and Technology through Eastern Michigan University Online, doing all of the work online. She earned the Microsoft Office 2010 Master certification by passing the tests for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook 2010. In addition, she has Microsoft Word 2003 Expert level certification. She has used every version of Office since 1995 and still enjoys finding new ways to use the software. In her spare time, Clair writes short crime stories and chases after her young son.
Elizabeth Ann Nofs is the designer and developer of the Computer Mama guides. Her research on how men and women approach computer learning provided the foundation for the Comma Method of training, as well as The Computer Mama Show, a pilot produced with WFUM/TV28 (PBS), Flint, Michigan. She’s the author of 44 books, including: The Computer Mama Guide to Computers (2001), The Comma Method of Computer Training (2003), The Comma Teachers Edition (2003), The Complete Computer Guide (2005), and the Complete Computer Guides for Microsoft Office 2007 and Office 2010 (MOS) certification training. Elizabeth received her B.A. degree in biology from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
To enroll in the Microsoft Excel 2010 Online Training Program, you should have basic computer skills, be comfortable using an Internet browser and selecting commands from a menu or toolbar, be proficient in file management (save, print, and back-up files), and be able to select, edit, and format text. This program is for you if you're an office worker, manager, entrepreneur, or other professional who wants to start using advanced Microsoft Excel skills immediately. This program is also suitable for you if you're looking to learn about this software and expand your job possibilities.
This program can only be taken on a PC. It is not compatible with a Mac. It is compatible with the Windows XP and later operating systems and IE 7 and later browsers. You need a high-speed Internet connection and e-mail account. You should also have the following full-retail version Microsoft Office 2010 Products already installed: Excel and Word. It is recommended that you use the latest version of Internet Explorer in place of other Web browsers. Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.
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All materials for this program are available online. The following textbooks are available to download throughout the lessons:
No, you must access this program from a PC or IBM-compatible computer.
Upon registering you are given six months to complete this program.
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
Each student is paired up with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready. Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
You must have Microsoft Excel 2010 software already installed on your computer before taking the program. You must use the full retail version of Excel 2010. This course cannot be completed with the Microsoft Excel 2010 Starter, which comes free on many new PCs. Otherwise, all the materials you’ll need are included, and their cost will be covered in your tuition. Ed2go will ship all materials ground service upon enrollment.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
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The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee will be charged for an extension.
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet (high-speed Internet access is recommended). You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You will need the following Microsoft products already installed on your computer in order to take this program: Excel 2010, full retail version. Hardware requirements: