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Microsoft® Excel® is the most widely-used spreadsheet in business for managing, analyzing and presenting data. In this course, which combines lecture and hands-on practice, you will learn how to create spreadsheets and perform basic data analysis.


November 7, 2019 to December 12, 2019, Kettler Hall Rm 116
Prerequisite: Microsoft® Excel®: Basic or equivalent knowledge. In this course combining lecture and hands-on practice, you will review the basics of Excel® before proceeding to advanced features. Learn advanced formatting, outlines, charting, and data consolidation, creating and managing cell names, working with lists and tables, saving and publishing as web pages and working with hyperlinks, and documenting and auditing workbooks. Basic macros and pivot tables are also covered.

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Advances in technology have made it possible to store ever increasing amounts of data. Along with this, the need to analyze that data and gain actionable insight is greater than ever. Being able to harness the power of advanced PivotTable features and create PivotCharts will help you to gain a competitive edge.


Monday, October 14, 2019, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Learn the basics of digital marketing and specifically how search engine optimization (SEO) can support your organization's overall marketing strategy.


October 1-29, 2019, Kettler Hall Rm 116
R is a programming language and a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. The R language is widely used in data science and statistics, machine learning, and data analytics.

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Prerequisite: Experience with Microsoft® Windows®

This beginner course is designed using hands-on training to develop a familiarity with SolidWorks® to create drawings of manufactured parts.


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Do you have QuickBooks® Online or are you hoping to transition from traditional QuickBooks® to QuickBooks® Online for your small business? In this hands-on course, you will learn to manage your business on-the-go, access your data anytime or anywhere from your iPad, mobile phone or computer.

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Prerequisite: Knowledge of Microsoft®Office products and the internet. This course will allow students to design their own websites using the latest version of HTML. The skills will adapt to other programs, such as Dreamweaver and WordPress Basic.

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Prerequisites: Knowledge of the Internet and Windows®, HTML 5.0: Basic. Interactive web pages allow more effective communication with your audience. In this fast-paced course, students will explore effective Web site planning, as well as learn how to build interactive forms,embed audio and video files, and use advanced features.


October 9-23, 2019, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Prerequisite: Knowledge of HTML. In this course, you will use Adobe®Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud to create web pages, focusing on the content, styling, and design. Dreamweaver Creative Cloud allows users to create clean web-standard code with visual editing tools. You will also maintain and administer your website with Dreamweaver's site and page management tools.


November 6-20, 2019, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Recommended Prerequisite: Adobe Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud: Part I and knowledge of HTML. This advanced course will teach users to enhance web pages by means of adding advanced functions such as navigational controls, media elements, and forms. In this course, users will create fluid CSS layouts, implement mobile integration techniques, and share files over a server to work in a collaborative manner.


December 4-18, 2019, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Learn the fundamental features of Photoshop® CC 2019 that will allow you to explore layout and design tools to help you create exciting and dynamic images.


November 5-26, 2019, Kettler Hall Rm 116
Prerequisite: Windows® experience This hands-on course for beginners will help you develop a familiarity with AutoCAD® command entries, menu structure, and geometric creation and manipulation. You will be introduced to fundamental two-dimensional commands for graphic creation and editing. Highlights include hardware/software requirements, menu and interface, drawing setup, editing techniques, text and dimensioning, and printing and plotting.

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Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. Excel® 2019 includes a range of features that enable you to automate a wide variety of workbook tasks.

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Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. This course will help you develop the ability to create the advanced functions and formulas you need to perform complex calculations in Excel®.

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Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. This course will help you interpret your Excel® data and organize it to create charts and graphs. It will enable you to show your data in a more visually appealing way.

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Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. To gain a truly competitive edge, you need to be able to extract actionable organizational intelligence from your raw data. In other words, when you have questions about your data, you need to know how to get Excel® to provide the answers for you.

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This course will help you discover the fundamental skills utilized when working with a computer and familiarize you with the Windows 10 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 10 and learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users.

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In this course, you will learn to use Word® to create, edit and format simple documents, add tables and lists, add design elements and layout options and proof documents.

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Discover how to create and deliver engaging multimedia presentations that convey the key points of your message through the use of text, graphics, and animations. Identify the basic features and functions of PowerPoint® 2016.

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