Earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification can help you set yourself apart in the competitive job market and broaden your career opportunities. The MOS Certification series is a comprehensive 15-week course that prepares you for certification in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access. The course includes instructor-led training, labs with exam prep software, and certification exams for each MOS product. The fee includes books, practice test vouchers, and test vouchers for five certification exams. Classes meet in 3-hour sessions. There is a one-week break between each Microsoft product class to provide lab time to take the practice tests and exams. Students must have a basic understanding of computers and proficient keyboarding skills to be successful in the course. A minimum score of Level 3 in WorkKeys Reading and Locating Information, or equivalent skills, is highly recommended.