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Discover the only worldwide, performance-based certification program that validates the skills needed to get the most out of Microsoft Office.

Earn a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification on Microsoft Office programs and Windows operating systems. This certification demonstrates your expertise in accomplishing essential job tasks across multiple programs. After earning an MOS certification, you receive access to a member Web site where you can print transcripts to demonstrate proof of certification and receive a certificate that verifies your successful completion of the exam. Additionally, professionals who earn this certification gain access to a certification logo that they can display on their resumes and other business materials.

Why Get Certified

Research indicates that certified individuals have increased competence, productivity, and credibility with their employers, co-workers, and clients. For employers, the certification provides skill-verification tools that not only help assess a person's skills in using Microsoft Office programs but also the ability to quickly complete on-the-job tasks across multiple programs in the Microsoft Office system.

Microsoft Office 2007 Certification Training Paths

MOS: Microsoft Office Specialist for Office 2007

1 exam required per specialization to earn each of the following credentials.

Exams Related Training
MOS: Windows Vista for the Business Worker Windows Vista
MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2007 Word 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Excel 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 PowerPoint 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 Outlook 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office Access 2007 Access 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office Expert for Office 2007

To earn the Microsoft Office 2007 Expert certification, you must pass one exam.

Exams Related Training
MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2007 Expert Word 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Expert Excel 2007
MOS: 2007 Microsoft Office Specialist Master

Beginning March 1, 2011, to earn the Microsoft Office 2007 Master certification, you must pass three required exams and one elective exam.

Exams Related Training
MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2007 Expert Word 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Expert Excel 2007
MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 PowerPoint 2007
*MOS: Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 Outlook 2007
*MOS: Microsoft Office Access 2007 Access 2007
MCTS: Managing Projects with Office Project 2007

1 exam required.

Exams Related Training
70-632: TS: Microsoft Office Project 2007, Managing Projects 5927: Microsoft Office Project 2007, Managing Projects

Microsoft Office 2010 Certification Training Paths

MOS: Microsoft Office Specialist for Office 2010

Candidates must pass one certification exam in order to earn a MOS certification.

Exams Related Training
MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2010 Word 2010
MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Excel 2010
MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010 PowerPoint 2010
MOS: Microsoft Office Access 2010 Access 2010
MOS: Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 Outlook 2010
MOS: Microsoft Office Expert for Office 2010

Candidates must pass one exam to attain Microsoft Office 2010 MOS Expert certification.

Exams Related Training
Microsoft Office Word 2010 Expert Word 2010
Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Expert Excel 2010
MOS: 2010 Microsoft Office Specialist Master

To earn the 2010 Microsoft Office Master certification, you must pass three required exams and one elective exam.

Exams

Related Training

MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2010 Expert Word 2010
MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Expert Excel 2010
MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010 Powerpoint 2010
*MOS: Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 Outlook 2010
*MOS Microsoft Office Access 2010 Access 2010

*Elective Exam