Microsoft Office Specialist: Excel Associate (Microsoft 365 Apps)

Certification details

The Microsoft Office Specialist: Excel Associate (Microsoft 365 Apps) certification demonstrates your competency in the fundamentals of:

  • Creating and managing worksheets and workbooks.
  • Creating cells and ranges.
  • Creating tables.
  • Applying formulas and functions.
  • Creating charts and objects.

The exam measures your ability to:

  • Create and edit a workbook with multiple sheets.
  • Use a graphic element to represent data visually.

Workbook examples include:

  • Professional-looking budgets
  • Financial statements
  • Team performance charts
  • Sales invoices
  • Data-entry logs

As a candidate for this certification, you should:

  • Have approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product.
  • Have proven your proficiency at an industry associate level.
  • Be ready to enter the job market.

You should also be able to:

  • Demonstrate the correct application of the principal features of Excel.
  • Complete tasks independently.

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Microsoft Office Specialist: Excel Associate (Microsoft 365 Apps)

Skills measured

  • Manage worksheets and workbooks
  • Manage data cells and ranges
  • Manage tables and table data
  • Perform operations by using formulas and functions
  • Manage charts

Job role: Business User

Required exams: MO-210

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Certification exams

  • MO-210: Microsoft Excel (Microsoft 365 Apps)

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    This exam measures your ability to complete the following tasks: manage worksheets and workbooks; manage data cells and ranges; manage tables and table data; perform operations by using formulas and functions; and manage charts.

    Price based on the country or region in which the exam is proctored.

    for Microsoft Excel (Microsoft 365 Apps)

    All objectives of the exam are covered in depth so you'll be ready for any question on the exam.

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