What is Microsoft Office Specialist Certification?
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) is a professional certification for productivity software:
- Microsoft Word 2016
- Microsoft Excel 2016
- Microsoft Access 2016
- Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
- Microsoft Outlook 2016
Exam Fee Waiver
Students enrolled in INFS 1010, ADMN 1311, or ADMN 1313 may take a free exam with permission from their instructor. The instructor must submit a test authorization form to the Testing Center twenty-four hours in advance. Prior to the exam, students should create a Certiport.com account in order to receive their exam results.
Please contact the Testing Center at 865-694-6454 for more information.
Certification for College Credit
Prior learning assessment credit may be granted for up to 25% of the credit hours required for a degree. Students should complete a Credit for Life Experience Form and contact the Business & Computer Technologies Department at 865-694-6656. Proof of certification(s) must be submitted with the form.
MOS EXPERT Certification in Word 2016 = ADMN 1311
MOS EXPERT Certification in Excel 2016 = ADMN 1313
MOS Specialist Certification in Word, Excel, and Access = INFS 1010
Each exam requires a $15 non-refundable fee ($15 + $30 proctoring fee if you are not enrolled as a current student).