Microsoft Office Specialist: Microsoft Excel Expert (Office 2019)

Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Excel 2019 by earning the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Expert certification.

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As a candidate for this certification, you demonstrate your ability to apply the main features of Excel 2019 at an expert-level, such as creating, managing, and distributing professional spreadsheets for a variety of specialized purposes and situations.

Expert workbook examples include:

  • Custom business templates
  • Multiple-axis financial charts
  • Amortization tables
  • Inventory schedules

As a candidate, you should:

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

Skills measured

  • Manage workbook options and settings
  • Manage and format data
  • Create advanced formulas and macros
  • Manage advanced charts and tables

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You will have 50 minutes to complete this assessment.

Exam policy

This exam will be proctored, and is not open book. You may have interactive components to complete as part of this exam. To learn more about exam duration and experience, visit: Exam duration and exam experience.

If you fail a certification exam, don’t worry. You can retake it 24 hours after the first attempt. For subsequent retakes, the amount of time varies. For full details, visit: Exam retake policy.

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Certification resources

Exam MO-201 skills outline

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