Microsoft Office Specialist: PowerPoint Associate (Office 2019)

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

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As a candidate for this certification, you demonstrate your ability to apply the main features of PowerPoint 2019, such as:

  • Creating and managing presentations.
  • Inserting and formatting shapes and slides.
  • Creating slide content.
  • Applying transitions and animations.
  • Managing multiple presentations.

Presentation examples include:

  • Professional-grade sales presentations
  • Employee training
  • Instructional materials
  • Kiosk slideshows

As a candidate, you should:

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

You may be eligible for ACE college credit if you pass this certification exam. See ACE college credit for certification exams for details.

Skills measured

  • Manage presentations
  • Manage slides
  • Insert and format text, shapes, and images
  • Insert tables, charts, SmartArt, 3D models, and media
  • Apply transitions and animations

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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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This exam is offered in the following languages:

English, English (Malaysia), German, Spanish, Indonesian (Indonesia), Korean, Dutch, Italian, Russian, French, Portuguese (Brazil), Polish, Greek (Greece), Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Japanese, Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Vietnamese (Vietnam)

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Certification resources

Exam MO-300 skills outline

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